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ST. LOUIS (KSDK) -- A Ferguson manis charged inconnection with theshooting of agirl, 4, insouth St. Louis.

Police say the girland her mother werewalking up the steps to a home in the 4700 block of Louisiana on Thursday when a man driving by fired a shot, striking the girl in the shoulder. She was released from the hospital the next day.

Nathaniel J. Pool, 23, of the 100 block of Fermo Avenue,is charged with six counts of first-degree assault and seven counts of armed criminal action.

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