Wimauma teen, 18, in critical condition after shooting

Published December 1 2017
Updated December 1 2017

A Wimauma teen, 18, was critically injured in a shooting late Thursday night.

Hillsborough County deputies are investigating the shooting, which occurred around 11 p.m. as the victim walk out of his house on Aley Street.

According to deputies, the victim was on his cell phone near Aley Street and Railroad Street when he felt a pain in his upper chest.

He returned to his family and called for help, and he was airlifted to Tampa General Hospital, deputies said.

He underwent surgery and is listed in critical condition, deputies said.

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