Young boy among six shot in Clarksdale over the weekend - FOX13 News, WHBQ FOX 13

Young boy among six shot in Clarksdale over the weekend

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A little boy is among half a dozen people shot in a rash of violence in Clarksdale, Mississippi.

Over the weekend, police responded to a murder, several burglaries, and three aggravated assaults. In all six people were shot including a 7-year-old boy who inside an apartment when someone opened fire.

He was taken to Le Bonheur and is expected to be okay.

This is the latest in a series of violence in the small community of Clarksdale. 

Last week a disabled man lost his home when it was torched and tagged with graffiti.

MORE: Clarksdale man's home torched and tagged

The victim says he believes he was targeted because he is white.

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