Two Shot at Citizen Park
The report quickly changed to reported shots being fired and a victim lying in the road. When officers arrived they saw two gunshot victims. One was a 20-year-old, shot in the leg. The other victim was a 15-year-old with a gunshot wound to the jaw and cheek.
Both were transferred to University Hospital.
Officers say the disturbance is the result of an ongoing feud. Witnesses gave the description of the suspect as a young black male.
There had been rumors that it was a drive-by shooting, but police are saying they have no evidence of that.
Lots of community members were on the street Tuesday evening, but many of them were hesistant to talk to anyone as the suspect is still on the run.
If you have any information about this crime, you are requested to call crime stoppers at 875-8477. Calls can be anonymous.
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