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    Boy, 13, SHOT in the NECK and injured on his way to school by 36-year-old NYC man on parole for 2010 gun-related conviction and out on bail for 2019 firearm charge
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    An ex-con out on parole after being convicted on weapons charges – and out on bail after another illegal firearm rap – was arrested after allegedly shooting a 13-year-old boy in the neck as the teen walked to catch a train to school in the Bronx, Your Content has learned.

    A 13-year-old boy was shot in the neck as he walked to a train station en route to school in the Bronx on Tuesday morning.

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    The incident occurred at about 7:30 am near 928 East 233rd Street in the residential Wakefield neighborhood, according to the NYPD.

    ‘One inch to the side & this is a very different story,’ NYPD Commissioner Dermot Shea tweeted about Tuesday morning’s incident.

    The alleged gunman, Hubert Wiggs, 36, was on parole for a 2010 firearms and illegal drug conviction.

    Wiggs was also out on bail for possession of an illegal firearm charge he received in 2019.

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    He now faces attempted murder, assault, criminal possession of a weapon, reckless endangerment and menacing,’ according to FOX5 New York.

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