Port St. Lucie Police Investigating Shooting at Grove Apartments
On December 2, 2017 at around 3:15 pm, Port St. Lucie Police was called to an apartment complex located in the 2000 block of SE Lennard Road for reports of a shooting.
Through the investigation police learned that there was a scuffle between two 16 year-old males. During the altercation the suspect, later identified as a 16 year- male, shot the male victim with an unknown firearm.
The suspect was seen fleeing the area on foot through the apartment complex. The victim was taken to the hospital by a family member where he is being treated for his wounds.
Port St. Lucie Police SWAT is on scene as police believe the suspect may be in an apartment within the complex.
Residents in the area are advised to stay inside their homes or avoid the area until the situation is brought to a conclusion.
Port St. Lucie Police did not locate the suspect at the apartment complex. Suspect is still at large. If you see or know the whereabouts of suspect, please contact Port St. Lucie Police at (772) 871-5001.