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2 hospitalized after early morning shooting

The scene on the 500 block of Indian Street The scene on the 500 block of Indian Street
SAVANNAH, GA (WTOC) -

Savannah-Chatham Metropolitan Police are sorting out the details of a shooting that hospitalized two men early Sunday morning.

Marquis Xavier Anderson of the Wilmington Island area and Michael Dontray Mason of the East Savannah area were both transported to Memorial University Medical Center with gunshot wounds after an incident on the 500 block of Indian Street around 1 a.m.  

Downtown precinct patrol officers responded to a "shots fired" call and found Anderson in the street. Mason was located nearby in the parking lot of the U.S. Post Office at West Bay and Fahm streets.

Criminal Investigations Division detectives from SCMPD are continuing to investigate the shooting. Initial indications are that the two men shot each other in some sort of altercation. 

Anderson was listed in serious condition. Mason was admitted for observation and has been discharged.

Anyone with information on the incident is asked to call Crimestoppers at (912) 234-2020. Tipsters remain anonymous and may qualify for a cash reward.

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