Lakeland, Fla.-(Newsradio 970 WFLA)-Police are investigating a drive-by shooting in the city. Officers say three people are recovering from gunshot wounds.

Investigators say 16 year-old Japorche Cartisha was talking with friends at Second Street and Neville Avenue when a white Dodge Avenger drove by.  Shots were fired from the car and Neville felt pain in her right leg.

A short time later, 19 year-old Dayrontay Shaw was also shot by someone in a white Avenger near Neville and Second.  Shaw was hit in the left leg.

Another person in the same area, 21 year-old Samuel Allen was also shot.  Allen was hit in the left leg and right buttock.

Police did question four people in a white Avenger, but they were later released. The three people wounded will also survive.