At around 6:30 p.m., Metro officers responded to a home on the 2000 block of Massachusetts Avenue after reports of a shooting. Reportedly, a group of teens were in the home when the shooting occurred.
The circumstances surrounding the shooting are still under investigation. Detectives do not believe this to be a random shooting.
The 15-year-old is in the hospital in critical condition.
Police are asking anyone with information should call 911, or the SCMPD tip line at (912) 525-3124.
Information may also be forwarded to CrimeStoppers at (912) 234-2020. Tipsters remain anonymous and may qualify for a cash reward.