MOUNT VERNON — Mount Vernon police are investigating a fight Tuesday night in downtown Mount Vernon that ended in a 17-year-old boy being shot.

Witnesses called police about 10:20 p.m. to report a gunshot victim on South First Street, according to a news release from the Mount Vernon Police Department.


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