Monday, September 24, 2018
Public safety

Hernando deputies search for teen; shooting victim flown to hospital

SPRING HILL — A person was flown to a hospital after being shot Thursday night in a townhome subdivision just north of County Line Road, according to the Hernando County Sheriff's Office.

The Sheriff's Office did not release any details about the shooting victim or their medical condition.

The incident took place shortly after 9:30 p.m. in the Spring Haven Apartments west of Mariner Boulevard near the complex's clubhouse, deputies said.

Investigators said they were searching for a teenager who witnesses saw running east across Mariner Boulevard toward the Wellington at Seven Hills community. Residents were advised to stay indoors while deputies searched for the unidentified teen.

The Sheriff's Office asked residents to call 911 if they see anything suspicious.

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