Two students injured in gang-related shooting south of Alamo
Wed, 02 May 2012 15:13:44 GMT —
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.