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2 Hospitalized following Hillsdale shooting

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HILLSDALE, Mo. (KMOV.com) -- Two victims are recovering in a St. Louis area hospital after three suspects approached them and started shooting Sunday night.
Police said the shooting happened in the 3400 block of Hamilton Avenue in the north St. Louis neighborhood of Hillsdale around 10 p.m.
The victims told authorities they were walking in a parking lot when they were approached by three men.  One man asked the victims if they knew a certain person.  The victims said they did not.  The suspects then pulled out weapons and started shooting.
One of the victims, an 18-year-old male, suffered a gunshot wound to the arm.  The other victim, a 26-year-old  male, was shot in the buttocks.  Both men were taken to a St. Louis hospital.  Neither injury is considered life-threatening.
Police are now searching for the three gunmen.

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