15-year-old shot by 19-year-old in Pleasant Prairie

PLEASANT PRAIRIE, Wis. (CBS 58) – A 15-year-old was shot in his home Monday evening in Pleasant Prairie, according to police.

Authorities say around 11:33 p.m., the victim was shot while in his home near 88th Ave. and Westwood Dr. When police got to the scene, the victim told them he heard a noise outside the house and saw someone he knew standing outside. That person then shot at the victim from outside the home.

The victim was taken to the hospital and later transferred by Flight for Life. His condition is unknown at this time.

Officers later located the suspect’s home and took the 19-year-old into custody.

The investigation is ongoing.

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