On May 1, 2014 at approximately 5:15 p.m., Lakeland Police responded to the Chevron station, located at 1615 W. Memorial Boulevard in reference to a shooting which had just occurred. Upon arrival officers located a 15 year old black male with a gunshot wound to the lower back. The juvenile has been airlifted to Tampa; his condition is unknown at this time.
Officers have been able to determine that the juvenile was standing outside of a car at the Chevron station when shots rang out from a small grey vehicle headed westbound on Memorial. Police do not have any suspects in custody at this time.
The investigation is ongoing. If anyone has information on this incident, please contact the Lakeland Police Department at 863-834-6900.
More information will be released as it becomes available.