16-year-old boy shot, killed in Belleview

Police say ‘multiple juvenile suspects’ have been identified

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BELLEVIEW, Fla. – A 16-year-old boy died after being shot multiple times in Belleview Sunday night, according to police.

The Belleview Police Department said the teen was shot in the chest around 7 p.m.

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The boy was taken to the hospital, where he later died, police said.

The department said “multiple juvenile suspects” have been identified and charges are pending.

Details of what led up to the shooting have not been released.

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