A male was injured in a shooting Wednesday near Greenacres.

GREENACRES — One person was injured Wednesday in a shooting on Forest Hill Boulevard near Greenacres, Palm Beach County Sheriff’s authorities said.


Deputies responded to reports of gunfire on the 6000 block near Sherwood Forest Boulevard shortly before noon and found a male who had been shot in the leg.


The male, who has not publicly been identified, was taken to a hospital.


Investigators have not commented on a motive or any potential suspects in the shooting.


Authorities are asking anyone with information about the shooting to contact Crime Stoppers of Palm Beach County at 800-458-TIPS (8477).


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