Two teens shot with BBs on Kauai

KAUAI (HawaiiNewsNow) - Two Kapaa teens were shot with BBs Saturday afternoon while riding their bicycles along Kawaihau Road next to the Kapaa Elementary School basketball court on Kauai.

The boys, ages 15 and 17, were riding eastbound along Kawaihau Road at approximately 4 p.m. when an oncoming black sport utility vehicle with tinted windows and chrome bumpers approached. As the vehicle neared, the boys noticed a gun barrel protruding from the rear passenger window.

The victims were shot several times with a BB gun that left welts on their bodies.

The father of the boys notified authorities and then transported the victims to Mahelona Hospital where they were treated and released.

Police are continuing their investigation.

Anyone with information about this incident is urged to call Police Dispatch, 241-1711, or Crime Stoppers at 241-1887.

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