Teen hospitalized after shooting

A 17-year-old boy is recovering at Jackson Memorial Hospital after being shot in Northwest Miami-Dade, according to his family.

The shooting happened on Northwest 84th Street early Thursday morning.

The teen’s mother said she woke up to gunshots and saw her son lying on the ground asking for help outside of their home.

According to the mother, the teen was listed in critical condition, but police said they transported him to the hospital in stable condition.

There was no immediate word on whether police were actively looking for a gunman.

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