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15-year-old shot in torso in Pine Hills, officials say

Victim taken as trauma alert to Arnold Palmer Hospital

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ORLANDO, Fla. – Officials are investigating after a 15-year-old was shot in the street at 4707 Cartegena Court in Pine Hills around 4 p.m. Sunday.

Police said the teen, who was shot in the left torso, was conscious and speaking at the time he was taken to Arnold Palmer Hospital.

He was able to provide a description to police of the vehicle as a blue two-door Toyota. The vehicle was last seen traveling north on Signal Hill from North Lane.

The teen told police he did not know anyone who would want to harm him.

No other details were immediately released.

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