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A man was arrested Sunday night in connection to the shooting of a 15-year-old girl, the Aurora Police Department said.

Police said the victim was shot in the parking lot of the Foxdale Condos on East Kepner Place, near Buckley Air Force Base. Police announced the shooting just after 10 p.m.

The victim took herself to a hospital after the shooting, police said.

She suffered nonlife-threatening injuries but police said they will not release where on her body she was shot. Her condition is unknown.

Police announced they had detained a man in connection to the shooting about an hour later.

The suspect was arrested for second-degree assault, police said.

The circumstances leading to the shooting are under investigation. 

The suspect’s identity and relationship with the victim have not been released. Police are expected to release his name and photo Wednesday.

Anyone who might have witnessed the shooting is asked to call police at 303-627-3100.