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Southdale Shooting

Two teenage boys were shot Friday in a parking lot at Southdale Mall in Edina, the Star Tribune reported.
Police called the shooting gang-related, and the incident happened just after 6 p.m. in the JCPenny parking lot outside of the mall.
The two teens were takent to HCMC. One was shot in the leg and the other in the stomach. Their identities have not been released.
Police told the Star Tribune at least four shots were fired. They are still unsure who was firing and why the two groups were in the parking lot.
The Star Tribune reported crimes like this are very rare at Southdale.
The Pioneer Press also covered the incident, and they reported one boy as "seriously injured." They also reported the boy was still in surgery late Friday evening.