One person injured in shooting near Apopka High School campus

APOPKA, Fla. — A local high school was placed on secure status while police investigated a shooting that injured one person Friday afternoon.


Apopka police were called to the area of West Summit Street and North Maine Avenue for a reported shooting just after 1 p.m.

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Investigators said one person injured in the shooting had been taken to a nearby hospital for treatment.

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Police initially said Apopka High School had been placed on lockdown as a precaution while investigating, but officials with the school district later said the school had actually been placed the school on secure status.

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Matt Reeser

Matt Reeser, WFTV.com

Matt Reeser joined WFTV in 1998 as a news photographer and has worked for television stations in Kentucky and West Virginia.