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Girl and woman hurt in 'targeted' Birmingham shooting

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Image caption The 15-year-old girl and a 36-year-old woman were "targeted", police said

A 15-year-old girl has been injured in a "targeted" shooting in Birmingham, West Midlands Police says.

The teenager and a 36-year-old woman were hurt on Frodesley Road, in the Stechford area of the city, at about 21:40 BST on Thursday, according to the force.

Both suffered gunshot wounds and are in hospital with minor injuries.

The force said enquiries were on-going but believed the shooting to have been a targeted attack.

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Image caption The shooting happened at about 21:40 BST on Frodesley Road

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