Teen rushed to hospital after shooting in Cape Canaveral

Name of victim has not been released

By Jon Jankowski - Digital journalist

BREVARD COUNTY, Fla. - The Brevard County Sheriff's Office said a 17-year-old boy was rushed to the hospital after a shooting in the area of Adams Avenue of Cape Canaveral Wednesday night.

Adams Avenue is just east of Astronaut Boulevard and a couple blocks south of East Central Boulevard.

Investigators said the man is in serious condition but stable condition. He is expected to recover.

Deputies said agents are responding to the scene to begin interviews and collect evidence.

"Agents (are) still in the early stages of the investigation attempting to determine the circumstances surrounding the incident," the public information officer for the Sheriff's Office said.

The name of the victim has not been released at this time due to his age.

This is a developing story. This story will be updated as more information becomes available.
 

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