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Early morning shooting leaves 14-year-old dead in Tallahassee

Tallahassee Police investigate shooting death of a 14-year-old
Posted at 12:22 PM, Sep 01, 2023

TALLAHASSEE, FLa. (WTXL) — Tallahassee Police Department is investigating a early morning shooting.
According to TPD, they responded Just after 1a.m. to the Suburban Extended Stay on Silver Slipper Lane Room.

TPD investigating deadly shooting at the Suburban Extended Stay

When officers arrived on scene they found a 14-year old shot.
Officers immediately began rendering life-saving aid until Emergency Medical Services arrived. The victim was transported to the hospital where he later died.
Preliminary investigative efforts reveal an 8-year-old juvenile relative of the victim was handling a firearm when it went off hitting the 14-year-old.
The investigation into the incident remains ongoing however, there are no charges at this time.