Police: 2 men found shot outside Newburgh home

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Police are searching for answers in regards to gunfire that erupted in Newburgh Tuesday.

Police say they were alerted to South Clark Street by the city's ShotSpotter detection system shortly after 6p.m. Witnesses say they heard close to 17 shots.

The lieutenant at the scene says when officers arrived, they found two men shot outside of a home. They were rushed to a nearby hospital in serious condition.

South Clark Street was blocked off with crime scene tape between Renwick Street and Benkard Avenue for much of the evening.

 

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