Open House Party Leads to Altercation with Serious Injuries.


On Sunday, March 2, 2014, at approximately 4:35 a.m., the Okeechobee County Sheriff's Office responded to 10579 NW 4 Avenue, Okeechobee Little Farms, Okeechobee, Florida. Upon arrival deputies were advised that an altercation had taken place and a sixteen year old victim was run over by a truck.


According to witnesses, all parties involved had been at an open house party, located in the Okeechobee Little Farms neighborhood, earlier Saturday evening. An argument ensued, and the subjects left the party. After some time, the two parties encountered one another again. An altercation ensued which ultimately led to the victim being ran over by an F-150 Ford pick-up.


The sixteen year old victim was flown to Lawnwood Regional Hospital, where he is in serious but stable condition.


This case is still under investigation. No further information to be released at this time.

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