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Police: Nearly 12 shots fired in Harrisburg, teen struck

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HARRISBURG, Pa. (WHTM) -

Authorities are investigating a shooting incident in Harrisburg on Wednesday evening.

Police responded to the area of 6th and Seneca Streets around 6 p.m. after hearing reports of shots fired.

Neighbors at the scene say they heard "a bunch" of gun shots.

Authorities estimated nearly a dozen shots were fired in the area.  Witnesses described the scene as a "hail of bullets." 

Officers say a 17-year-old was shot in the leg.  He is expected to recover.

Police are investigating the incident as a retaliation shooting and said they are currently searching for the suspects. 

 

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