Two teenagers hospitalized after reported robbery gone wrong

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (WIAT) — Two teenage males have been hospitalized with gunshot wounds after an incident on Thursday night, according to Lt. Edwards with Birmingham Police.

Edwards told CBS2 News that an 18-year-old attempted to rob the 16-year-old, when both men shot each other near the corner of 34th Street North and F L Shuttlesworth Drive. The 16-year-old was grazed in the leg, and the 18-year-old was hit in the shoulder.

Both teens were transported to UAB Hospital for treatment.

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