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Woman struck by stray bullet after hearing fireworks in Aurora

The woman was looking out her window when she was struck by a stray bullet, according to a tweet from the Aurora Police Department (APD).
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AURORA, Colo. — A woman was taken to the hospital after getting hit by a stray bullet in Aurora overnight, according to a tweet from the Aurora Police Department (APD). 

The victim heard fireworks and was looking out of a window near 17600 E. Eastman Place when she was struck by the bullet, according to police. That's about a block away from Hampden Heights Park. 

The woman was taken to a nearby hospital and is in stable condition, APD said. 

Police have not released any suspect information. An investigation is ongoing. 

9NEWS will update this story as more information is available. 

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