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2 men shot near Aurora thrift store

One victim had serious injuries. The other was grazed by a bullet, according to Aurora Police.
Credit: Byron Reed
Aurora Police investigate a double shooting on South Sable Boulevard near East Mississippi Avenue on Friday morning.

AURORA, Colo. — Two people were sent to the hospital after a shooting in Aurora on Friday morning. 

The Aurora Police Department said the shooting happened at 1070 S. Sable Blvd. around 11 a.m. That's near the intersection with East Mississippi Avenue. 

There were markers in the parking lot outside an Arc Thrift Store in the shopping center at that location. The Arc Store was still open during the investigation.

The Police Department said when they arrived at the scene of the shooting they located a man who had been grazed by a bullet. The man suffered minor injuries. 

While police were investigating they learned that a second man walked into a local emergency room with serious injuries from a gunshot wound. Police believe the man was also shot at the crime scene on Sable Boulevard. 

Gateway High School, which is located about a block away, was closed for 45 minutes as police investigated the scene of the incident. 

Police are investigating what preceded the shooting and are looking into the relationship between the two victims. The Police Department said there is no suspect information. 

Credit: KUSA

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