FLORIDA CITY, Fla. – A 13-year-old boy was shot in the hand early Friday in Florida City, authorities said.
Florida City police spokesman Ken Armenteros told Local 10 News that the teen was shot about 2:30 a.m. at an apartment complex near 885 W. Lucy St.
Armenteros said the shooting stemmed from a fight between children.
Detectives believe the boy was a bystander during the fight.
He was airlifted to Nicklaus Children's Hospital, where he underwent surgery on his hand, Armenteros said.
No other details were immediately released.