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Kennewick Police investigating overnight gang shooting

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KENNEWICK, WA -  Kennewick Police are investigating a shooting in east Kennewick, they believe is gang related.

Police say they responded to reports of a man shot around 10:30 p.m. Thursday. They later identified him as Juan C. Carrillo. Medics took him to Trios Southridge Hospital for non-life threatening injuries.

Police say the shooting happened at Park Hills Drive and S. Olympia St.

They say Carrillo was a passenger in a car that was being followed by another car driven by the unknown suspects.

Officers say the suspects fired a handgun into Carrillo's car, striking him once.

Police are investigating this shooting. The suspect's car is a mid 90's blue sedan with tinted windows.