By Tiffany Williams –

Worcester Police responded to a ShotSpotter activation Friday night at about 7:45 p.m. and located 16-year-old shot by the playground area at Crompton Park.

The teen was taken to an area hospital to be treated for non-life-threatening injuries.

Worcester Police says that the their investigation is ongoing and anyone with information about this incident, please send an anonymous text to 274637 TIPWPD + your message or send an anonymous web based message at Calls can also be made to the Worcester Police Detective Bureau at (508) 799-8651.