Teen shot in foot at St. Petersburg park - WFLA News Channel 8

Teen shot in foot at St. Petersburg park

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ST PETERSBURG, FL (WFLA) - St. Petersburg Police are responding to a report of a person shot at Lake Vista Park, which is located at 62nd Avenue South and 16th Street.

A 16-year-old male was shot in the foot while in the park. He has been transported to the hospital for treatment, according to police.

The teen told detectives that he was shot by a juvenile wearing a denim jacket, jeans and brown boots.

Lakewood High School, which is nearby, was put on lockdown for a short time. The lockdown has been lifted.

Detectives are investigating the circumstances surrounding the shooting.

Stay with WFLA.com for the latest on this developing story.

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