Three victims were shot in a gang-related shooting in southwest Houston on Wednesday afternoon, police said. 

According to the Houston Police Department, the shooting happened around 3:50 p.m. in a parking lot of an apartment complex near Gulfton and Renwick Drive. 

The scene was near a busy shopping center. 

Witnesses said a white vehicle drove into the lot and started shooting then drove off. 

The three victims are ages 12, 15 and 16. Police said the shooting was gang-related. 

At this time, the extent of their injuries aren't known. 

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