Police looking into second incident of person shot in face with flare gun

Police looking into second incident of person shot in face with flare gun
(Source: WTOL)

TOLEDO, OH (WTOL) - Toledo Police are investigating another incident where a person was shot in the face with a flare gun.

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This latest incident happened on Tuesday on Walker Avenue in west Toledo around 11:30 p.m.

According to a TPD report, the 16-year-old victim was walking with 2 friends when they were approached by 2 men.

One of the men pointed an orange flare gun at the teen and shot him in the face.  He was taken to the hospital with non-life threatening injuries.

TPD is looking into the possibility that this is connected to the incident from early Sunday morning when a woman was shot in the face with a flare gun as well.

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