FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. – One man is in custody after Fort Lauderdale police said an argument between two brothers ended up with one being shot Wednesday.
Police were called to the incident around 9:30 a.m. in the 2300 block of Northwest 9th Street near Northwest 24th Avenue.
According to Sergeant DeAnna Greenlaw of the Fort Lauderdale Police Department, two brothers were involved in a verbal dispute when one of the men pulled out a gun.
He then reportedly shot his brother, an adult male, according to police. The victim was struck by a bullet , which hit him in the ankle.
Greenlaw said the scene remains active as detectives gather details about what led up to the incident.