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Teen shot in drive-by shooting

A teenager is recovering after he was shot early Tuesday in Lexington.

Police were called to the Thornton's gas station on North Broadway, near Loudon Avenue, where they found a teen who had been shot in the ankle.

Witnesses say the boy was either 15 or 16 years old.

He was walking with at least two other teens when they were approached by a car full of men, who started shooting, witnesses said.

The teens say the shooters held up gang signs during the incident.

They say their friend will be fine.

The search for suspects continues.


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