Shooting under investigation in Rocky Ford

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ROCKY FORD, Colo. (KKTV) - A man was shot several times by a teenager in Rocky Ford and survived.

The crime happened on Sunday. The Colorado Bureau of Investigation is reporting a 23-year-old man was walking in the 700 block of Pine Street when he was confronted by a 16-year-old. The 23-year-old man was shot several times just after 5:30 p.m. It isn't clear what led up to the shooting.

The victim was last reported in stable condition and is expected to survive. The teen was taken into custody and is being held on suspicion of attempted first-degree murder, first-degree assault, possession of a handgun by a juvenile and reckless endangerment.

The teen was not publicly identified because of age and was taken to the Pueblo Youth Services Center.