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One dead after double shooting near apartment complex

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Distraught friends and relatives were overcome by emotion. Distraught friends and relatives were overcome by emotion.
One resident said he heard about seven shots. One resident said he heard about seven shots.

(WMC-TV) - One man was shot and found dead in front of an apartment complex in Parkway Village Monday. Another person was taken by an ambulance in critical condition to a hospital.

"We was just walking from the store, and they just pulled up and got to shooting. I don't know who it was," said a man who goes by the name Junior.

One resident said he heard about seven shots. Distraught friends and relatives were overcome by emotion.

It all happened in the afternoon in an area with several large apartment complexes and a lot of children. People watched from apartment balconies. Some parents stood with their children carrying backpacks because they were not allowed to go to their apartments.

"This is the second time I done seen this," said neighbor Kendall Dodson. "It makes me want to move away, but I've been here 26 years. I feel like it's not no bad neighborhood. "

Police investigators were still trying determine exactly what happened as of Monday evening.

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