Broward County

17-Year-Old Shot in Fort Lauderdale Neighborhood

Fort Lauderdale Police officers responded shortly before 8 p.m. to the 200 block of Northwest 11th Court, where they found the 17-year-old with a gunshot wound

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A teen was hospitalized after he was shot in a Fort Lauderdale neighborhood Tuesday night, police said.

Fort Lauderdale Police officers responded shortly before 8 p.m. to the 200 block of Northwest 11th Court, where they found the 17-year-old with a gunshot wound.

Paramedics took him to Broward Health Medical Center. His condition was unknown but he was expected to survive.

What led up to the shooting is under investigation.

Check back with NBC 6 for updates.

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