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Deputies: 15-year-old boy fatally shot in central Florida

Photo: Matt Popovich
Photo: Matt Popovich

OCOEE, Fla. (AP) — Investigators say a teenage boy was fatally shot in central Florida.

Deputies responded to a call about a shooting around 4:40 a.m. Monday.

They found the 15-year-old with a gunshot wound.

The deputies tried to render aid, but the boy was pronounced dead at the scene in Ocoee, which is near Orlando. No additional details were released.

Danielle Prieur covers education in Central Florida.