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2 children wounded in traffic shooting in Mississippi

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The 13-year-old and the 1-year-old were in a vehicle with their mother, their grandmother and another adult.

Posted: Dec 31, 2019 5:06 PM

JACKSON, Miss. (AP) - Police in Mississippi's capital city say two children have been hospitalized after being shot while riding in a vehicle.

A Jackson Police Department spokesman, Sam Brown, says the shootings happened Tuesday.

The 13-year-old and the 1-year-old were in a vehicle with their mother, their grandmother and another adult.

Shots came from another vehicle, hitting the children.

None of the adults in the vehicle with the children was hurt.

Police were searching for two suspects.

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