NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — An 11-year-old boy was apparently shot by a stray bullet Tuesday in Brooklyn.

It happened just before 10 p.m. on East 29th Street in Flatbush.

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A family member said the child was in the front yard playing when he was hit in the leg by what they initially thought was a firecracker.

The boy was taken to Kings County Hospital in stable condition.

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It’s unclear what led to the shooting, but police do not believe the child was the intended target.

So far, no arrests have been made.

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Police said there were nine shootings across the city Tuesday.