FORT LAUDERDALE (CBSMiami) — A North Lauderdale middle school was placed on lockdown as police searched for a gunman that left a man shot in the leg.
It happened around 9:40 a.m. Wednesday, near a home at 7905 S.W. 8th Street.
Broward Sheriff’s Officers responded to find a male suffering from a gunshot to the leg and applied a tourniquet. Crime scene tape could be seen placed around a car, parked in cul-de-sac.
The victim was taken to Broward Health North Hospital with non-life threatening injuries.
Silver Lakes Middle School was temporarily placed on lockdown.
Detectives are looking for the suspect and investigating what led up to the shooting.