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Two shot in Indio, investigation underway

Indio gas station shooting

INDIO, Calif.- - The Indio Police Department is conducting a shooting investigation at the AM/PM on Avenue 42 & Jefferson Street, IPD public information officer Sgt. Dan Marshall confirmed.

Ave. 42 between the AM/PM gas station and Burr St. was closed in both directions last night but has since reopened.  

 

 

Crews at the scene confirmed police were looking at two vehicles in the area. One car parked at the AM/PM with bullet holes, another car just east of the gas station was filled with evidence markers.

Cal Fire crews were called to the scene at 9:37 p.m.

A witness told KESQ & CBS Local 2's Lauren Coronado she saw two people transported to the hospital.

"The first ambulance came by very quickly, they were loaded and off. There was no stabilizing, there was no CPR going on. It was on the gurney and out of here lights and sirens and they were out of here quickly," said Christy Pohlmann, a witness of the incident.

Marshall confirmed the two victims sustained gunshot wounds. One victim sustained minor injuries. The second victim remains in the hospital in an unknown condition. 

We are working to confirm details on the shooting, check back with KESQ & CBS Local 2 for updates.

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