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UPDATE: Madison woman shot Friday was holding a baby, and was not the target

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UPDATE (WKOW) --- Madison Police say the preliminary investigation into the shooting Friday night, indicates a 15-year-old male fired and struck a woman who was not an intended target.
 
At the time of the shooting, the woman was holding her baby and her children, ages 5 and 9, were standing next to her.
 
The caller who phoned in the shooting to 911 indicated a woman was on the ground.
 
Officers found the woman with no pulse when responding to the scene, but began CCR.
 
The 29-year-old woman was taken to the hospital with life threatening injuries and is still in critical condition.
 
None of the children were hurt.
 
The 15-year-old is in a juvenile facility on a tentative charge of 1st Degree Reckless Endangering Safety.
 
The three officers who administered life saving measures, will be nominated for MPD life saving awards.
 
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MADISON (WKOW) -- A teenager is in custody in connection with a shooting late last week on Theresa Terrace.

Madison officers responded to the 1400 block of Theresa Terrace Friday night and found a 29-year-old woman had been shot. She was unconscious and not breathing at the time. She was still in the hospital Monday morning, but her exact condition was not clear. 

Madison police arrested a 15-year-old boy in connection with the shooting and the department day it's working with the district attorney's office in regards to charging the teen. Detectives have also identified two juveniles as persons of interest.

Police say neighbors are helping with the ongoing investigation and that the incident doesn't appear to be random. Police say there is no ongoing threat to that neighborhood.
 
27 News reporter Tony Galli will bring our viewers continuing coverage of this story tonight in 27 News at 5 and 6.
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