Broward County

Teenager dies after self-inflicted gunshot wound at gun shop

Thursday afternoon’s gunshot wound death of a 14-year-old at a Deerfield Beach gun range is being investigated as a suicide, according to Broward Sheriff’s Office.

A 2 p.m. report of a teenager with a possible self-inflicted gunshot wound drew BSO deputies to Gun World of South Florida, 1700 S. Powerline Rd. Though the teenager was airlifted to Broward Health Medical Center in Fort Lauderdale, he died at 2:42 p.m.

This is a breaking news story and will be updated as more information is learned.

David J. Neal: 305-376-3559, @DavidJNeal