Teen shot while playing basketball near Miami

Victim was playing hoops at middle school

MIAMI GARDENS, Fla. (AP) -- Authorities are looking for a man they say shot a teenager playing basketball on a middle school court in Miami Gardens.

The 18-year-old was injured in the Wednesday night shooting.

The Miami Herald reports the victim was playing basketball at Parkway Middle School when the suspect pulled up in a white vehicle and fired several shots before driving away.

The injured teen attends an alternative school. He was taken to a hospital where he was later reported in stable condition. No one else at the basketball court was injured.

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