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Police Investigate Double Shooting in Andover, Mass.

The victims were shot at a duplex home on North Main Street in Andover

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    The victims were shot at a duplex home on North Main Street in Andover. (Published Friday, Dec. 9, 2016)

    Police in Andover, Massachusetts are investigating a double shooting that left two men hospitalized Thursday evening.

    Around 10:22 p.m., two Andover men arrived at Lawrence General Hospital with gunshot wounds. They are currently being treated for serious injuries.

    The victims were shot at Shawsheen Plaza, located at 209 North Main Street in Andover. A friend had driven them to the hospital afterwards.

    Police said an investigation is ongoing, but did say that the victims may have been specifically targeted.

    No word on motive or possible suspects at this time.

    Police are asking anyone with information to contact the department. 

    "We do not believe that there is any danger to the community at large," Chief Patrick Keefe said. "Right now, this investigation is just beginning, and we greatly appreciate everyone's patience while the victims are tended to and we work to determine who is responsible for this act of violence in our community."

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