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1 teen hurt, 1 arrested following shooting at Lake Elmo in Billings

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Posted at 7:41 PM, Oct 19, 2021
and last updated 2021-10-20 12:29:06-04

Update 10:30 a.m. Wednesday

A Billings police spokesman said Wednesday that both teens involved in the shooting were males and the 14-year-old boy arrested following the incident has since been released.

The shooting remains under investigation. The department spokesman declined to release any other information.


BILLINGS - Billings police are investigating a shooting involving two teenagers Tuesday evening at Lake Elmo State Park.

A 15-year-old was taken to a local hospital for treatment of a gunshot wound around 6:10 p.m., police said in a tweet. Police did not specify the gender of the victim.

A 14-year-old boy is in custody, police said.

Police remained on the scene Tuesday night, and the investigation is ongoing.