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Police investigating shooting in Five Points West area

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Birmingham police investigating a double shooting Friday night in the Five Points West area. (abc3340.com) Birmingham police investigating a double shooting Friday night in the Five Points West area. (abc3340.com)

Police are investigating a shooting in the Five Points West area of Birmingham Friday night that sent two people to the hospital.

The incident occurred near a Wells Fargo on Bessemer Road and Avenue V just before 8 p.m. The extent of the two victims' injuries is unknown at this time.

Officers have set up a large perimeter around the scene and are working to remove a vehicle involved in the shooting. At this time, police do not have a suspect in custody but an investigation is ongoing.

ABC 33/40 has a crew at the scene and will provide updates as more information is made available.

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