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Police seek teens in shooting

Updated: July 18, 2009, 12:42 PM ET
Reuters

COLMAR, France -- Police are hunting for two teenagers after Tour de France riders Oscar Freire of Spain and New Zealand's Julian Dean were shot and slightly injured during Friday's stage, officials said on Saturday.

"This is the work of a pistol or an air gun," Colmar prosecutor Pascal Schulz told a news conference.

"According to one of the riders, [the shots] would have been the work of two youths aged between 16 and 17 who were hiding behind a tree."

Freire, from the Rabobank ...

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