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Culpeper teenager shot in the back
A 14-year-old Culpeper boy is recovering after being shot in the back in a West Chandler Street home bedroom Monday night.
Police would not release specific details of the 8 p.m. incident, but did say that another 14-year-old boy who resides in the house was in the room at the time of the shooting.
The injury is not believed to be life-threatening.
The incident is under investigation. No charges have been placed.