2 shot in St. Pete; police say not random shooting

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (WFLA) – Two men were shot in St. Petersburg Tuesday afternoon.

The shooting occurred at 4656 14th Avenue South at 4:40 p.m.

When officers arrived, they learned that a man had been shot in the 4600 block of 14th Avenue South and had gone to 11th Avenue South to call police.

Eric Blue, 44, was taken to the hospital and Weston Coleman, 51, arrived at the hospital with a gunshot wound. Both men are expected to survive from their injuries.

Police said it does not appear to be a random shooting.

No other information was immediately released.

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