NORTH ST. LOUIS COUNTY (KMOV.com) - Police said a shooting happened a few blocks away from Ferguson Middle School after an argument on Wednesday night.

Shooting at Ferguson Middle School

The shooting reportedly happened after a group of kids were kicked out of a basketball game at the school. An argument then followed before someone was shot in the leg a few blocks away, police said.

The shooting occurred around 6:30 p.m. in the 400 block of Warford.

Police believe the victim suffered non life-threatening injuries, was treated at a hospital and released.

A juvenile suspect has been detained, police say.

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