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Teenager shot at St. Petersburg's Lake Vista Park

ST. PETERSBURG — Officials lifted the lock down at Lakewood High School, which had been initiated after a teen was shot in the foot at a nearby park.

Police are still investigating, but the victim, 16, said he was shot in the foot by another juvenile at Lake Vista Park, near 62nd Avenue South and 16th Street,

Officials shut down the nearby Lakewood High School as a precaution.

The victim said the shooter wore a denim jacket, jeans and brown boots.

Police were unsure of why the victim was shot. No other information was available.

Teenager shot at St. Petersburg's Lake Vista Park 01/16/14 [Last modified: Thursday, January 16, 2014 3:24pm]
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