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Person hospitalized after shooting in St. Petersburg

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Posted at 7:51 PM, Oct 08, 2017
and last updated 2017-10-10 01:38:22-04

St. Petersburg Police is currently investigating a shooting.

The shooting occurred in 900 block of 13th Avenue South at about 6:45 p.m. Sunday. Detectives believe the victim and suspect are both adult men that know each other.

Officers report the two men were involved in an altercation and the suspect fired several shots at the victim, hitting him in lower body.

The victim was taken to the hospital with non-life threatening injuries.

Detective are working to identify and locate the suspect.