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PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — A 15-year-old boy accused of shooting a 16-year-old girl in Swissvale over the weekend is now in custody.

Allegheny County Police said early Friday afternoon that 15-year-old Jamour Hillard surrendered himself to police with his attorney and was sent to the Allegheny County Jail.

jamour hillard Teen Accused Of Shooting 16 Year Old Girl Surrenders To Police

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Hillard is accused of shooting a 16-year-old girl in the leg.

The shooting happened just before 12:30 a.m. Saturday. The victim was sent to a local hospital in critical condition.

Hillard is being charged as an adult with aggravated assault, recklessly endangering another person, robbery and weapons violations.