Officer-involved shooting in Rockledge under investigation

- A large law enforcement presence was active overnight after an officer-involved shooting in Rockledge, FDLE said.

Police responded to multiple calls about car burglaries around 11:30 p.m. when they witnessed a 17-year-old and 15-year-old stealing from one car.

The teens took off in a white Toyota Camry that rammed into a patrol car before crashing into a ditch.

An officer shot the 17-year-old as the suspects attempted to flee the accident scene. The 15-year-old was able to evade police initially, but was caught several hours later.

The 17-year-old is listed in stable condition in the hospital. No officers were hurt in the incident.

Stay tuned to FOX 35 News for the latest on the incident as the story develops.

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