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Update:

Huntington Police were called to the scene of a shooting just before 11 p.m. Saturday at the intersection of 19th Street West and 5th Avenue.

Police say a 17-year-old female was found having been shot several time in her upper body.

The victim was transported to a local hospital where she was undergoing surgery.

Police are currently search for a black male and a white male in their teens, both are between 5'8"- 5'10", average builds, wearing dark clothing. The suspects were last seen headed south.

Anyone with information are ask to Huntington Police 304-696-444

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Huntington Police were called to a scene of a shooting along the 700 block of W 19th St. near Jefferson Ave.  

It happened around 10 p.m. on Saturday.

According to dispatchers, one person was shot and has been transported to a local hospital.

The extent of the victim's injuries are not known at this time.

Police are currently searching the area for the suspect.

Continue to follow WOWKTV.com for more information as it becomes available.