Teen shot on moped in Boone County
COLUMBIA - A 17-year-old was shot in Boone County, just Southwest of Columbia, Tuesday evening.
The Boone County Fire Protection District was dispatched to Bethany Drive shortly after 9 p.m. in response to a shooting.
A 17-year-old was taken to the hospital with nonlife-threatening injuries.
Lt. Robbins (Boone County Sheriff Dept.) says a 17-year-old was shot once in the back while driving a moped. @KOMUnews— K. KO (@itskevinko) July 5, 2017
After being shot, the boy asked a neighbor to call 9-1-1.
The victim was taken to an emergency room and is being treated for his wounds.