Gunshot Wound Kills Area Teen

by Emily Baird on November 16, 2009 at 10:36 am

A gunshot wound kills a Heath teenager.

It happened around 1:30 p.m. near the 9700 block of Stradley Road Northeast in Eden Township.

Licking County Sheriff’s Office Detective Captain Dave Starling says the 17-year-old male was found at the scene and pronounced dead.

The incident is still under investigation. Starling says the Sheriff’s Office is in the process of interviewing witnesses and parties that may have been involved.

We’ll bring you more information as it becomes available.