18-year-old shot in leg near Stanton Prep

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JACKSONVILLE, Fla. - An 18-year-old was shot in the leg behind a vacant house in Northwest Jacksonville, not far from Stanton College Prep, according to the Jacksonville Sheriff's Office.

The shooting was reported at West 12th Street and Payne Avenue.

The teen could not tell police anything about the shooter or the circumstances and was not cooperating with police.

He was taken to UF Health.

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