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The Phenix City Police Department is investigating two separate overnight shooting incidents, one of which killed a woman.

The first shooting was reported to Phenix City police shortly before 9:20 p.m. Monday at 1604 20th Ave. When police arrived they found a deceased female victim with an apparent gunshot wound.

The identity of the female victim was not released early Tuesday.

The victim was pronounced deceased at 11:40 p.m. by the Russell County Coroners Office.

Witnesses told police a vehicle was seen speeding away from the scene of the drive-by shooting. No vehicle description was available.

Later, at about 1:25 a.m. Tuesday, an unknown vehicle, with unknown occupants, fired multiple shots into a residence in the 1600 block of 13th Street, police said.

No injuries were reported.

Both cases remain under investigation and are not related, police said.

Police ask if anyone has details on the incidents to contact the Phenix City Police Department at 334-298-0611.


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