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Cocoa teen expected to recover after getting shot twice

Officers responded to Vanderbilt Lane on Monday

A Cocoa teen was shot twice on Monday, according to police. (WKMG)

COCOA, Fla. – A Cocoa teen was shot twice on Monday, according to police.

Police said the 17-year-old boy is getting treated at the hospital and is expected to recover.

Officers responded to the 1200 block of Vanderbilt Lane around 7:30 p.m. Monday after a call of a reported shooting.

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This is just south of Cambridge Elementary School.

Police said they found the 17-tear-old with at least two gunshot wounds.

Officers said the shooting is believed to be an isolated incident and not a random act.

Anyone with information on the crime is asked to Crimeline at 1-809-423-8477.


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