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3 people shot at Washington Co. night club

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GREENVILLE, MS (Mississippi News Now) -

Three people were shot at a Washington County night club early Sunday morning.

The incident occurred just after midnight at Southern Whispers in Greenville.

According to Sgt. Michael Merchant with the Greenville Police Department, Kimberly Battles, Dexter Wells and an un-named third victim, whose name is being withheld pending family notification, were shot.

All three victims were transported to Delta Regional Medical Center where they were treated.

According to Sgt. Merchant, Battles and Wells are in stable condition. The status of the third victim is not known. Merchant also said the shooting may have been the result of a fight in the club. 

Authorities tell WLBT the case is under investigation.

They have not released the name of any suspects, but tell WLBT more information will be provided later Sunday.

Anyone with information about the shooting is asked to contact the Greenville Police Department at (662) 378-1515 or Crimestoppers (662) 378-TIPS.

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