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Teen shot on Main Street, Winnipeg police investigate

Two women have escaped from the minimum security facility known as the Eagle Women's Healing Lodge, police say. . THE CANADIAN PRESS/John Woods

Winnipeg police are investigating after a teen was shot Wednesday night.

Officers responded to a report of a shooting at 6:45 p.m. near Main Street and Jarvis Avenue.

Police arrived at the scene and found a teenager with a gunshot wound.

The victim was rushed to hospital in unstable condition and has since been upgraded to stable.

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The major crimes unit is investigating.

Anyone with information is encouraged to call police at 204-986-6219 or Crime Stoppers at 204-786-TIPS (8477).

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