2 found shot blocks apart in southeast Houston

Police investigate a shooting in southeast Houston.

Two people were found shot about two blocks apart in southeast Houston.

Police and HFD responded to reports of a shooting near Alabama and Tierwester around 12:50 a.m. Tuesday.

Officers found one person hurt in immediate proximity to the shooting, and the other person was found about two blocks away.

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Authorities say they both had gunshot wounds to their legs. They were both taken to the hospital and are expected to survive.

The investigation continues.