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17-year-old shot at skatepark in Northwest

17-year-old shot at skatepark in Northwest

By Christine Haverkamp. CREATED Jan 3, 2012

Las Vegas, NV (KTNV) --- A 17-year-old male was shot in the neck at Mountain Ridge Skate park at about 8:20 p.m. Tuesday.

Police believe the shooting is the result of an attempted robbery.

Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department secured the area near the 7100 block of Oso Blanca and are searching for two Hispanic male adult suspects.

The victim was transported to University Medical Center and told police he can not feel his legs.

Action News will continue to update this story as more information becomes available.