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Galesburg woman injured in shooting near playground

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GALESBURG, Ill. (WEEK) -- -

A Galesburg woman is in stable condition after she was shot early Sunday morning. 

The Galesburg Police Department responded to a call of shots fired in the 600 block of W. Tompkins around 1:15 a.m. Police found an injured 20-year-old woman near the Dale Kelley Tot Lot, 599 W. Tompkins. 

The woman suffered a single gunshot wound. She was taken to Galesburg Cottage Hospital and later transferred to OSF Saint Francis, where she is in stable condition as of Monday morning. 

The incident is under investigation by the Galesburg Police Department. Police said they do not believe the shooting was a random act.

Anyone with information is asked to call Galesburg police at (309) 343-9151 or Crime Stoppers at (309) 344-0044. 

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