MOUNT VERNON, N.Y. (AP) — A 16-year-old student has reportedly been shot outside a suburban New York high school as a crowd was leaving a basketball game.

The Journal News said it happened just before 6 p.m. Thursday outside Mount Vernon High School as the Mount Vernon-White Plains basketball game was ending.

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The newspaper says police at the scene confirmed the shooting, but gave no other details.

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Schools spokeswoman Desiree Grand told the Journal News that the victim was a 16-year-old high school student. She did not know his condition or what prompted the shooting.

Mount Vernon Police Department officials would not comment on the shooting.

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