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Two students injured in gang-related shooting south of Alamo

Authorities are investigating a drive by shooting that left two students injured in the Little Mexico area south of Alamo.

It all happened at a bus stop on the 300 block of San Angelo Street around 6:40 a.m. Wednesday.

Hidalgo County Sheriff's Office deputies told Action 4 News that several students were at the bus stop when a car pulled up.

Deputies said the car was being driven by a 14-year-old boy and had a 16-year-old passenger.

According to witnesses, the 14-year-old driver pulled out a gun and fired into the group of students at the bus stop.

Investigators said a 14-year-old was hit in the abdomen and a 15-year-old was grazed by a bullet.

Deputies believe the incident was gang-related but are not sure if it was due to retaliation or initiation.

The two suspects are reported to be in custody.

Action 4 News will provide more details as they become available.

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