17 Year Old Hospitalized After Early Morning Shooting

PANAMA CITY-- Another shooting occurred in Panama City Thursday in what seems like a rash of violence afflicting the city

This is the Macedonia Garden Apartments off 17th Street in Panama City. It's very peaceful here now, but earlier this morning it was a much different story

The Panama City Police Department responded to a 911 call around 4:30 Thursday morning at the apartments. The caller reported hearing multiple gunshots.

Upon arriving at the scene police found a 17 year old male victim shot in the abdomen and he was transported to Bay Medical Center. His current condition has not been released but police say he is conscious and he is being questioned about the incident.

The police said they do not know the shooters identity at this time. The investigation is still underway.