Anchorage police investigating shooting involving juvenile girl

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Published: Mar. 4, 2023 at 9:55 AM AKST|Updated: Mar. 4, 2023 at 9:57 AM AKST
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ANCHORAGE, Alaska (KTUU) - Anchorage police say they are investigating a shooting early Saturday morning.

According to an online post, police went to an Anchorage hospital at 2:43 a.m. after two people were treated for gunshot wounds.

“Upon arrival, officers located a juvenile female with gunshot wounds to the upper body and an adult male with a gunshot wound to the lower body,” police wrote. “The juvenile victim has life-threatening injuries. The adult male is expected to survive his injuries.”

A spokesperson for Anchorage police said that the juvenile female is a teenager.

This story has been updated with additional information.