Officers Investigating Shooting at Apartment Complex

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Date / Time: February 15, 2012 @ 8 p.m.

Incident: Aggravated Battery / Shooting

Location: 5510 North Himes Avenue Courtney Cove Apartments

On February 15th at approximately 8:00 pm, the Tampa Police Department received several calls for service regarding "shots being fired" at or near the entrance of the Courtney Cove Apartments located at 5510 N. Himes Avenue.

Upon officers arrival at the apartment complex, a 14 year old H/M was found to be shot in the left shoulder. The victim was transported to St. Joseph's Hospital for treatment and evaluation. The wound is not considered life threatening.

Details of the shooting are still being pieced together.

Lt. S. Hartnett
Tampa Police Department