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2 people shot in Uvalde’s Memorial Park

UVALDE, Texas-- In Texas, two people are hospitalized after being shot at Uvalde Memorial Park Thursday evening. Police said the shooting stemmed from a physical fight and involved rival gangs.

Uvalde police department officials say two victims were air-lifted to San Antonio Memorial hospital following the shooting.

The shooting happened around 5:30 p.m. not far from Robb Elementary where 19 students and 2 teachers were killed.

Texas DPS says they are working with the police department and sheriff's office. Four suspects are in custody and are being questioned.

Uvalde police advised residents to avoid the area.

The park shooting came just days after the new school year began.

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