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Spartanburg police investigating after 17-year-old shot in the chest

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Investigation on North Forest Street (Nov. 28, 2017/FOX Carolina) Investigation on North Forest Street (Nov. 28, 2017/FOX Carolina)
SPARTANBURG, SC (FOX Carolina) -

The Spartanburg Police Department was called to investigate a shooting on Tuesday afternoon.

Officers said the incident was reported around 1:30 p.m. on North Forest Street. According to police, a 17-year-old male victim suffered one gunshot wound to the chest.

The victim was transported to the hospital in a privately-owned vehicle before police arrived at the scene. He is in surgery and his condition is unknown.

Forensics units were on scene on North Forest Street with a home taped off with crime scene tape.

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