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Pregnant Teen Shot in Modesto Expected to Recover

MODESTO -- A 17-year-old girl, nine months pregnant, was hit twice by gunfire Tuesday evening, according to the Modesto Police Department.

Police spokesperson Heather Graves said the shooting happened along St. Charlotte Lane, near Hatch Road

Graves said the teen is expected to be OK, and the unborn child was not hurt.

The circumstances around the shooting were not immediately known.