Nearby shooting prompts school lock down
HOMESTEAD, Fla. (WSVN) -- A shooting near an elementary school prompted authorities to place the school on lock down.
Homestead Police responded to a shooting at an apartment complex in the area of 250 SW 14 Ave., Thursday morning.
As a result of the shooting, authorities placed West Homestead Elementary School on lockdown. No one at the school was injured.
According to authorities, a man in his mid-20s was shot numerous times and had to be airlifted to Jackson Memorial Hospital.
The gunman remains on the loose.
Authorities continue to investigate.
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