Man hospitalized after Mount Vernon shooting

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MOUNT VERNON -

A person has been hospitalized after a shooting Friday night in Mount Vernon. 

Officers responded to the area around South Columbus Avenue and Elliot Street around 9:30 p.m. 

Witnesses say they heard four or five shots fired. 

A male victim was taken to Mount Vernon Hospital. 

Police have not released many details surrounding the incident. The man's condition was not immediately clear. 
 

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