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Two people shot in Lomita neighborhood

Posted at 10:35 PM, Apr 22, 2016
and last updated 2016-04-23 14:01:44-04

Two people are recovering after being shot in the Lomita area Friday night.

Police were called after a neighbor reported hearing gunshots in the area of Meadowbrook Drive and Gribble Street.

Police say several people were inside an open garage when the suspects pulled up, either in a car,  or on foot, and opened fire five to ten times.

When police and medics arrived on scene they located two men in their 50’s with gunshot wounds.

One of the men suffered a gunshot wound to the head, and the other was shot in the ankle.

Both men were taken to a nearby hospital. Their injuries are considered non-life threatening.

Police have not released descriptions of the suspects.