DECATUR — Police say a man was shot in the leg in Decatur on Monday night, and a juvenile male was taken into custody.

Sgt. Erik Ethell with the Decatur Police Department said the incident was reported at 7:05 p.m. in the 1400 block of East Clay Street. The man was treated at Decatur Memorial Hospital and released.

The investigation is ongoing, Ethell said.

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