Two teens shot outside southwest Houston elementary school, one killed

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HOUSTON - One teen was killed and another teen was injured after they were shot outside a southwest Houston elementary school.

It happened around 8 p.m. Wednesday night in the parking lot of Benavidez Elementary School off of Westward.

Police say when they arrived on scene, they found a 17-year-old boy shot to death near the school’s fence. Another 16-year-old boy was found shot in the left leg and was taken to a hospital.

Police are investigating.