Types of Gun Violence

Two Injured and One Teen in Critical Situation After Downtown Shooting


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A metro teen is fighting for his life in a Des Moines hospital Tuesday after being injured in an early morning shooting.

Des Moines police said he and two other teens were shot around 12:30 a.m. near the corner of 16th Street and Washington Avenue.

The two other teens shot are recovering from what police call non-life-threatening gunshot wounds.

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