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3 arrested in Forest Park gun battle

Two men were hurt in a gun battle in Forest Park early Tuesday. Adam Schrand) Two men were hurt in a gun battle in Forest Park early Tuesday. Adam Schrand)
FOREST PARK, OH (FOX19) -

Three men charged in a Forest Park gun battle will face a judge on Wednesday.

Manuel Alvarez, 19, Markeith Johnson, 18 and Kenneth English, 18 were involved in a drug deal that ended in a shooting early Tuesday, according to officials.

At least two people were hurt and one suffered several gunshot wounds.

Police said they responded to a residence on Lincolnshire Road near Karahill Drive after receiving a 2:15 a.m. report that a man was shot twice in the back.

He was taken to University of Cincinnati Medical Center.

A short time later, a second shooting victim with a gunshot wound to his leg turned up via private car at Mercy Hospital West.

The men are charged with felonious assault.

Alvarez and Johnson's bond was set at $20,000 and English's bond was set at $300,000.

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