Teens Shoot Women With Blow Guns: Police

Women treated at the scene after being shot with darts

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    Two females were injured after being struck by darts from a blow gun.

    Three teens have been charged in an attack in which two people at an East Texas parking lot were struck by darts.

    At about 9 p.m. Monday, officers responded to reports from two females that they had been shot with darts while standing in a retail store parking lot.

    One victim was struck in the leg. The other was wounded in the arm. Both were treated at the scene.

    Witnesses to the attack followed a truck carrying several teens from the scene until officers located the vehicle.

    Tyler police say darts and a blow gun were recovered from the vehicle.

    Police said aggravated assault with a deadly weapon charges have been filed against two 17-year-olds and one 18-year-old.

    Police have not said whether the teens know the victims.