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Two teens shot in park after verbal dispute

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(WMC-TV) - Two teenagers were shot in a park after a verbal dispute Thursday afternoon, according to the Shelby County Sheriff's Office.

About 20 people were gathered in an area at the park when the argument happened in the 7500 block of Easterly Lane shortly before 6 p.m. County officials say someone pulled out a gun and started shooting.

The two 17-year-olds were shot as the crowd dispersed.

Investigators say one victim was shot in the back and the other was shot in the shoulder. Both shooting victims were sent to The MED in stable condition.

A suspect is not in custody.

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