7 injured in shootout at LaGrange park

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LAGRANGE, GA (WTVM) - Seven people were injured in LaGrange Sunday night when a fight broke out in Union Street Park. Three separate people fired guns at one another into a crowd.

The victims suffered from gunshot wounds.

When officers arrived on scene they heard several gunshots and observed a large number of people running and driving away from the scene.

One victim was airlifted to Columbus Medical Center.

Xavier Edmondson and Lewis Antonio Shells have been identified as two of the three subjects shooting into the crowd. The third was described as a black male wearing dark colored clothing.

If anyone has any additional information regarding this incident or the location of the two suspects, please contact LaGrange Police Department at 706-883-2603 or Troup County Crime Stoppers at 706-812-1000, or text an anonymous tip to 274637, keyword "LAGRANGE". Tips can also be submitted online at www.largrangega.org or www.facebook.com/lagrangepolicedept.

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