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One dead after over night shooting in La Crosse

LA CROSSE (WXOW) - A 19-year-old woman is dead in a drive-by shooting incident on La Crosse's south side late Sunday evening.  It was the first of two shootings in the city-police say both are related. 

According to La Crosse Police, the first shooting happened around 1025pm in the 700 block of Ferry Street. Shortly after 11pm, police were called to the 3700 block of Elm Drive for the second incident.  Both are linked based on the initial police investigations.

During the second shooting, a 19-year-old woman was shot.  She was taken to Gundersen Lutheran Medical Center where she died from her injuries.  Her name hasn't been released yet pending the notification of family.

An autopsy is scheduled for later Monday. 

Chief Ed Kondracki says the investigation continues into both incidents.

Police have not said whether anyone is in custody or has been brought in for questioning in regards to the shootings.

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