UPDATE: Two shot near auto parts store in east Las Vegas

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LAS VEGAS (KLAS) — Two men with gunshot wounds were taken to UMC after an incident at an auto parts store in east Las Vegas on Tuesday.

Shortly after noon, police responded to reports of a shooting and found two men with gunshot wounds at an AutoZone located at the intersection of East Charleston Boulevard and Linn Lane.

Reports indicate “numerous” shots were fired. Both victims were reported in stable condition with non-life threatening injuries.

A witness told 8 News Now that about 10 shots were fired striking the men; one about 35 years old and the other about 70.

“Right now, what we have is numerous suspects,” said Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department Lt. Brian Boxler. “As far as vehicle or exact clothing description, (I don’t have anything to report at this time. This is still an ongoing investigation.”

Witnesses said two men who were shot were standing in the same location when the shots were fired, but it’s unclear if they knew each other.

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