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Teenagers injured in Saturday afternoon shooting

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Two teenagers were injured during a shooting in north St. Louis Saturday afternoon.

Around 1:10 p.m. officers found a 17-year-old man with a gunshot wound to the back in the 4700 block of Genevieve.  

Other teenagers on the scene told police that a 16-year-old shot the teenager. Police found the teenage suspect in the area of Woodland and Lillian with a gunshot wound to the chest.

When police arrived to the scene they saw two people fleeing the scene, one of which turned out to be a witness.

A 25-year-old suspect was seen throwing a handgun to ground, according to police. He was taken into custody.

The two injured teenagers were both listed in stable condition following the shooting.

The investigation is ongoing.

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