12-year-old boy shot in leg on East Tremont Avenue in Mount Hope

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Cops say the young victim was not the gunman’s intended target.

A 12-year-old boy is in the hospital after being shot in Mount Hope.

According to police, the young victim was an innocent bystander, caught in the crossfire after the gunman got into a dispute with a group of men.

It all happened on East Tremont Avenue at around 9 p.m. Tuesday.

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