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Fargo police investigating 2 overnight shootings

Police say both victims suffered non-life threatening gunshot wounds.

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Police investigate a shooting in the Bell Bank parking lot in downtown Fargo.
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FARGO - Fargo police are searching for two shooting suspects.

Police say just before 2:30 Saturday morning officers were dispatched to the Bell Bank parking lot off North Broadway.

When officers arrived they found someone who had been shot in the butt.

The injury is believed to be non-life threatening.

Witnesses say the shooter was a Black man between 25-30 years old.

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He may have gotten away in a red vehicle.

Shortly after midnight officers were called to the 3300 Block of 35th Avenue South.

The caller stated there was a shooting and people were leaving the scene.

Moments later a 39-year-old man arrived at a local hospital with a gunshot wound to the arm.

A suspect description was not provided by police.

Anyone with information about either shooting is asked to call Fargo police.

Matt Henson is an Emmy award-winning reporter/photographer/editor for WDAY. Prior to joining WDAY in 2019, Matt was the main anchor at WDAZ in Grand Forks for four years. He was born and raised in the suburbs of Philadelphia and attended college at Lyndon State College in northern Vermont, where he was recognized twice nationally, including first place, by the National Academy for Arts and Science for television production. Matt enjoys being a voice for the little guy. He focuses on crimes and courts and investigative stories. Just as often, he shares tear-jerking stories and stories of accomplishment. Matt enjoys traveling to small towns across North Dakota and Minnesota to share their stories. He can be reached at mhenson@wday.com and at 610-639-9215. When he's not at work (rare) Matt resides in Moorhead and enjoys spending time with his daughter, golfing and attending Bison and Sioux games.
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