The Peliyagoda shooting last night was ignited when two drug peddling gangs clashed, police investigations revealed.
A 14-year-old boy and a 21-year-old youth were injured during the shooting.
The youth is currently being treated at the ICU of National Hospital in Colombo, while the teen is treated at a ward in the same hospital.
Police said the injured were not the targeted persons.
The shooters were targeting to kill an individual in Nelligahawatte area in Peliyagoda who was clashing with the gang, police said.
The shooters are still at large.