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Shooting outside Northeast Side mall puts 4 in hospital

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Police attempted to locate the shooter but were unsuccessful. Police do not know what led to the shooting.

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Four people have been hospitalized after gunfire broke out at a North Side mall on Wednesday.

San Antonio police were called to the North Hills Shopping Center at 90 Lanark Drive around 5 p.m. to an ongoing shooting.

They believe a 17-year-old man, a 22-year-old woman and an 18-year-old man were in a vehicle in the parking lot when an unknown suspect opened fire on them. All three were hit and went to hospital for treatment.

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The 17-year-old was in critical condition, but the other two suffered non-life-threatening injuries.

A 31-year-old woman was also caught in the crossfire and hit. Police do not believe she was involved in the confrontation.

She was taken to hospital by ambulance with a non-life-threatening gunshot wound.

Police attempted to locate the shooter but were unsuccessful. Police do not know what led to the shooting.

The investigation is ongoing.

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