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12-year-old boy shot in West Palm Beach

Boy taken to hospital with non-life-threatening injuries

A 12-year-old boy was shot at an apartment complex on Breckenridge Place in West Palm Beach.

WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. – A 12-year-old boy was injured in an early morning shooting Wednesday in West Palm Beach.

Palm Beach County Sheriff's Office deputies were called to 5089 Breckenridge Place about 2:15 a.m. after receiving multiple reports of shots being fired.

When deputies arrived, they found a 12-year-old boy who had been struck by a bullet that was fired into one of four apartments, PBSO Cpl. Eric Davis said.

The boy was taken to a hospital with non-life-threatening injuries.

No other information was immediately available.


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