Boy, 15, in stable condition after being shot while riding bike through Detroit park

Posted at 9:54 PM, Aug 01, 2019
and last updated 2019-08-01 21:54:51-04

DETROIT (WXYZ) — A 15-year-old boy was shot Thursday while he was riding his bike through a park near Fairmount and Schoenherr in Detroit.

The boy is currently in stable condition at a local hospital.

According to a preliminary investigation, police say the teen was riding his bike when a group of men in the area who were gambling, started shooting. The boy realized he was shot. He was then privately taken to a local hospital.

Detroit police are investigating the incident.