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Police: Wednesday shootings injure two

By KTVA CBS 11 News 7:52 AM August 14, 2014

Click here for an update on the South Anchorage shooting. 

Shootings in South Anchorage and Midtown injured two people Wednesday night, according to the Anchorage Police Department.

The first happened around 10:30 p.m. in the area of 32nd Avenue and Eureka Street when police say they responded to reports of a man who had been shot. When authorities arrived they found a man lying in the street with a gunshot wound in his leg. The man was hospitalized with non-life-threatening injuries. Anchorage police say they are investigating the incident.

The second happened just before 11 p.m. near Dimond Boulevard and the Old Seward Highway; according to APD dispatch, a female was shot and taken to a local hospital. No information was immediately available on whether the two shootings were related.


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