BILLINGS - Two separate shootings on the Billings South Side early Tuesday sent two people to the hospital.
Billing police reported on social media at 3:14 a.m. that a 46-year-old woman was transported to the hospital with a gunshot wound. Her injuries were reported as non-life-threatening.
Police say the shooting happened in an alley behind 312 South 28th Street.
A few hours after police sent that initial report, officers again took to social media to report a 33-year-old man had been found with a gunshot wound at 313½ South 28th Street.
The male victim was also transported to the hospital with non-life-threatening injuries. He told police the shooting happened west of where he was located.
Police say the shootings appear to be linked but have not released any information on potential suspects.
21-28844 Shooting - Male victim 33 yoa received a single gunshot wound. Non-life threatening injury. He was transported to a hospital. The victim was located at 313 1/2 S 28th St. He reported the shooting happened west of this location. Incidents appear to be linked.— BillingsPD (@BillingsPD) April 27, 2021
-Sgt Jensen https://t.co/nGt7S856vv