ELYRIA, OH (WOIO) - A 17-year-old male was gunned down Wednesday afternoon and the suspect remains on the run.
Elyria Police arrived on scene at 164 Taft Street and found 17-year-old Charles Howard with a gunshot wound to the chest.
Howard was transported to the Elyria Memorial Hospital Medical Center we he later died.
The initial investigation revealed that Charles Howard was with friends at the time of the shooting.
The circumstances around the shooting remain under investigation.
Several witnesses and persons of interests have been interviewed.