Pinellas County Sheriff’s Office
Patrol Operations Bureau
Investigative Operations Bureau
-Crimes Against Children Unit

PINELLAS COUNTY – On Wednesday, June 14, 2023, at approximately 3:55 p.m., deputies responded to 3709 Cheltenham Drive in Palm Harbor after reports that a teen had been shot.

Once deputies arrived on scene, they located a 15-year-old male victim with one gunshot wound to the face. The other juvenile, a 15-year-old male, left the scene prior to deputies arriving. Additional deputies who were responding to the scene were able to locate him a short distance away.

The victim was transported to the hospital with non-life-threatening injuries and remains in stable condition.

Detectives say at this point in the investigation, the shooting appears to be accidental.

The investigation continues.

Posted by Amanda Sinni Wednesday, June 14, 2023 10:04:00 PM Categories: Crimes Against Persons

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