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Suspects shoot, pistol-whip victims near Sahara and Boulder Highway

Posted at 5:43 AM, Aug 31, 2016
and last updated 2016-08-31 09:32:36-04
Police are searching for two suspects after reports of a shooting at 3655 East Sahara Avenue on Wednesday.
Around 1:30 a.m. three suspects approached three people. After a brief exchange, one suspect pistol-whipped two of the victims.
When the victims tried to get away, shots were fired. A bullet grazed the head of one adult male. He was taken to the hospital with non-life threatening injuries.
A juvenile was among the three victims.
The suspects attempted to flee, but police pulled over their vehicle in a traffic stop. Two of the suspects fled from the stop.