PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — A teen is expected to be OK after he was shot in North Braddock.

It happened before 1 p.m. at 829 Jones Avenue.

Authorities say a 17-year-old, nicknamed “Dee,” was shot in the stomach, but is expected to be OK.

The mayor called 911 after he received a call from a woman in the neighborhood.

Ironically, the mayor and the woman had talked earlier about ways to minimize violence in the community.

No word on what prompted the shooting.

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