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Two men shoot teenager in back in north St. Louis alley

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(KMOV) -- A teenager was shot in a north St. Louis alley by two strangers Thursday night, according to police.

Officials say the 17-year-old victim was walking in an alley in the 1600 block of Semple around 10:00 p.m.

Two men allegedly approached the victim and started shooting, hitting him in the back.

Police found the victim a few streets away on Patton.

The teen was taken to an area hospital and is expected to be okay.

One of the suspects had a black t-shirt wrapped around his head.

The investigation is ongoing.

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