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2 arrested in connection with Poindexter Ave shooting

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EAST RIDGE, HAMILTON COUNTY (WRCB)  - Police in East Ridge say they've arrested two teens in connection with a shooting from last week.

Investigators say two teens, age 16 and 17, were arrested Monday morning after they admitted involvement in a robbery and shooting on Poindexter Avenue.

Police say both have been transported to the Hamilton County Juvenile Detention Center where they were charged with attempted murder, especially aggravated robbery, and possession of a firearm during a dangerous felony.

 Due to the suspects being minors their names are being withheld. 

The victim, 22-year-old Jeremy Rifenberick, remains at Erlanger Medical Center and is expected to recover.

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