Two teens hospitalized with serious injuries after being shot in Chattanooga

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Two teens were shot early this morning in Chattanooga, according to a Chattanooga Police Department news release.

Officers responded about 2:45 a.m. to reports of a person shot at the 2000 block of Sharp Street and found two teens suffering from gunshot wounds.

Both teens were taken to a local hospital for treatment. Their injuries are reported to be serious, but not life-threatening.

Police are working to determine where the incident originally occurred. At this time a crime scene has not been located.

No credible suspect information has been provided to police at this time and investigators continue to follow all actionable leads.

Chattanooga police ask anyone with information regarding this incident to call 423-698-2525.