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Police investigate 2 afternoon shootings in Avondale

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AVONDALE, OH (FOX19) -

Police are investigating two shootings in Avondale on Wednesday afternoon. Both shooting happened off of Reading Road between 4 and 4:30 p.m.

The first shooting was reported near the intersection of Reading Road and Ridgeway Ave.

Police say that a woman was shot by two suspects as she was leaving a detailing shop nearby. Officers say that the woman was shot in the shoulder. 

Authorities are searching for two suspects in relation to the shooting. 

A second shooting was reported a short time later. Officers say that the victim in the second shooting was shot near the intersection of Reading Road and Dana Avenue. Authorities say the victim was found nearby on Greenwood Avenue. 

The condition of both victims is unknown at this time. The shootings happened nearly two miles apart. 

FOX19 has a crew on the scene. We will continue to update the story as details become available. 

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