Police investigate West Palm shooting

West Palm Beach police are investigating a shooting.

According to Detective David Bernhardt, a  16-year-old female was found shot near 2624 Australian Ave North at about 4:30 p.m.

The victim was shot in the abdomen and taken to St. Mary's Medical Center as a trauma alert, said West Palm Beach Fire Rescue spokesman Allan Ortman

No more information is available at this time.