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Police: 2 teens shot, killed at gas station in Tennessee

• Updated Apr 16, 2018 at 12:25 PM

LEBANON, Tenn. — A shooting Sunday night at the Pilot Travel Center parking lot on Murfreesboro Road in Lebanon left two teens dead and one suspected shooter in police custody.

Lebanon officers were dispatched to the gas station at about 9:10 p.m. When they arrived, they found Jacob E. Doughten, 19, of Lebanon, with gunshot wounds. Wilson Emergency Management Agency paramedics took Doughten in critical condition to Tennova Healthcare-Lebanon, where he was later pronounced dead. A second shooting victim, a 15-year-old boy, was taken by personal vehicle to Tennova, where he was later pronounced dead.

Our partners at the Lebanon Democrat are following this developing story.

From the Associated Press:

LEBANON, Tenn. — Police in Tennessee says two teens were shot and killed at a gas station.

News outlets cite a release from Lebanon police that says police responding to shots fired Sunday night found 19-year-old Jacob E. Doughton with gunshot wounds. He was taken to a hospital, where he was later pronounced dead.

Police learned that another gunshot victim was brought to the hospital by a private vehicle. That victim, a 15-year-old boy, was also pronounced dead. He hasn’t been identified.

Police have arrested a juvenile male in connection with the teens’ deaths. He was captured on foot at a nearby restaurant.

Further details have not been released.

Lebanon is around 30 miles (48 kilometers) east of Nashville.

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