Teen in hospital after being found shot at MetroWest apartments

Joe Mario Pedersen, Orlando Sentinel
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A 17-year-old boy was found shot late Monday in the MetroWest area.

Just before midnight Monday, Orlando Police arrived at the Estates at Park Avenue Apartments off Robert Trent Jones Drive and found a the teenage victim, according to a release by OPD.

Police learned the boy had been shot on north Pine Hills Road, and was later transported to the MetroWest apartment by an unidentified driver.

The boy was taken to the hospital for treatment to his non-life-threatening injuries.

OPD has not been able to find out much about the shooting as the boy has not cooperated with the investigation.

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