Two shootings reported minutes apart in Avondale

AVONDALE, OH (FOX19) - Police were called to a pair of shootings just minutes apart Friday evening in Avondale.

The first happened in the area of Harvey Avenue and Hickory Street around 9 p.m. Officers on scene tell FOX19 a 16-year-old boy was shot in the leg and taken to a nearby hospital.

Soon after while police were investigating the first incident, a female was shot on nearby Northern Avenue and was also taken to a nearby hospital.

Their names and conditions have not been released.

No word on a suspect in the shootings.

We will continue to update this story as more information becomes available.

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