GAINESVILLE, FL – Shortly after 1 a.m. this morning, deputies responded to reports of someone firing a weapon in the 6900 block of SW 6th Place. Upon arrival, they located a 12-year-old victim suffering from multiple gunshot wounds. Deputies were able to provide emergency medical assistance until medical personnel arrived on scene and transported the victim to the hospital. The victim’s injuries do not appear to be life threatening at this time. If you have any information on this case please call 352-955-1818. Callers can also remain anonymous by calling (352) 372-STOP (7867) or visiting www.stopcrime.tv, and be eligible for a reward provided by CrimeStoppers.