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DeKalb teen gets shot while trying to sell cell phone

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DEKALB COUNTY, Ga. -

A DeKalb County teenager selling a cell phone ended up getting ambushed by three men.

DeKalb County Police tell FOX 5 News that a 17-year-old boy met with three men in a car on Lani Trail in Stone Mountain.

Police say the boy posted his phone for sale on the Internet. One person grabbed the phone while another shot him in the leg. The three then drove away from the scene.

The boy was taken to Grady Memorial Hospital for treatment.

Anyone with further information regarding the incident should call the DeKalb County Police Department.

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