Teen in critical condition after Hillsborough County shooting

WIMAUMA, Fla. – The Hillsborough County Sheriff’s Office is investigating the shooting of an 18-year-old man on Thursday night.

A medical helicopter took the victim to Tampa General Hospital, where he underwent surgery. He is listed in critical condition, according to the sheriff’s office.

The victim walked out of his house around 11 p.m. Thursday on Aley Street near Railroad Street, according to the sheriff’s office.

He stood on the street corner when he felt a pain in his upper chest. The man was able to return home where his family called for help.

The sheriff’s office did not release the victim’s name.

The investigation is ongoing.

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