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Teen shot in chest while walking through Pine Lawn

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(KMOV) – Police are investigating after an 18 year old was shot in the chest while walking through Pine Lawn Thursday night.

This happened in the 6300 block of Lexington shortly before 9 p.m, police say.

According to officials, the teen was walking through Pine Lawn from his home in Hillsdale when several men in a car began circling him. After passing him several times, they drove by again and reportedly opened fire, hitting the victim at least twice. One bullet struck the teen in the chest.

The victim told police that he doesn’t know the suspects.

He was taken to Barnes-Jewish Hospital. His condition is unknown.

Police said the suspects were traveling in a silver car and the shooter had dread-locks.

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