14-Year-old shot during fight at Surprise parkPosted: Updated:
SURPRISE, Ariz. -- Surprise police are investigating after a 14-year-old was shot during a fight at a park Wednesday night.
Police received a call of a gunshot victim in the area of Grand Avenue and Greenway Boulevard. Officers responded to the scene and found a 14-year-old boy with a single gunshot wound to the leg.
Residents near Dysart and Greenway roads told police a large group of juveniles had been fighting and possible gunshots were heard about 8 p.m.
Surprise police Sgt. Norm Owens said no juveniles were located, but officers found multiple shell casings in a park area.
Officers determined the fight and shooting were related.
The victim was transported to a local hospital and is currently listed in stable condition.
At this time, the investigation is ongoing and no one has been arrested in connection with this incident.
Police are asking anyone with information to contact the Surprise Police Department at 623-222-4000 or Silent Witness at 480-WITNESS.