Boy grazed by bullet recovering

Bullet grazes Jaquan Douglas's head

Author: Glenna Milberg, Reporter, gmilberg@Local10.com
Ben Candea, Senior Web Producer, bcandea@local10.com
Published On: Dec 20 2013 06:05:38 PM EST   Updated On: Dec 21 2013 07:54:28 PM EST
Shooting scene
MIAMI -

A 13-year-old boy grazed in the head by a bullet during a drive-by shooting continues to recover at Jackson Memorial Hospital.

Police believe a gunman targeted the boy, identified as Jaquan Douglas, who was walking with a friend near Northwest 81st Street and 12th Avenue about 9 p.m. Thursday when a Nissan Altima pulled up alongside them and someone in the car began shooting.

Douglas underwent surgery Friday.

Anyone with information on the shooting is asked to call Miami-Dade Crime Stoppers at 305-471-TIPS.