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Collierville Police are investigating a shooting near the town square Saturday night. 

Two teenagers, ages 16 and 19, were shot near near the Center Court Apartments at approximately 7:30 p.m., according to Lt. David Townsend. 

280 Center Street

According to a statement from the department Sunday afternoon, the victims told police a dark blue or black four-door sedan pulled up and a passenger in the vehicle shot at them in the parking lot of the complex. 

Police said one of the victims returned fire as the vehicle reportedly fled the scene southbound on Center Street, striking it in the rear. 

The 16-year-old victim was treated and released from the hospital while the 19-year-old remains in serious condition at Regional One Medical Center in Memphis. His injuries are not life threatening, Townsend said.

Anyone with information about the shooting is asked to contact CPD's Criminal Investigations Division at 901-457-2520 or submit an anonymous tip by texting CPDTIP and the information to 847411 (tip411).