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UPDATE: 3 people shot in Freeport, 1 man in custody

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Freeport Police named two suspects in a triple shooting outside a Mobil gas station.

Lashawn Adams, 21 of Kansas City, faces multiple charges including aggravated discharge and resisting arrest. Another suspect, Javion Adams, was arrested on outstanding warrants. It is not clear yet what charges he faces.

Police say around 2:45 Monday afternoon, three people were shot outside the Mobil on S. West Ave. Officers say non of the victim's injuries appear life-threatening.


Three people were shot outside the Mobil gas station on S. West Ave. in Freeport Monday afternoon according to Freeport Police.

Authorities say the shooting took place around 2:45 Monday afternoon right across the street from Freeport High School.

Police tell 13 News a 21-year-old man from Kansas City, Missouri is in custody and facing multiple felony charges including Aggravated Discharge of a Firearm, Reckless Discharge of a Firearm and Aggravated Unlawful Use of a Weapon.

Three victims were taken to local hospitals and police say none of their injuries appear to be life-threatening.  One of the victims has already been treated and released as of Monday evening.

We will continue to follow this story and bring you any updates as soon as they are available.

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