16-year-old shot multiple times in Elyria, in critical condition

16-year-old shot multiple times in Elyria, in critical condition

ELYRIA, OH (WOIO) - A 16-year-old boy is in critical condition after being shot multiple times in Elyria.

Around 6:30 a.m. on Aug. 4 officers with the Elyria Police Department found the boy lying on the floor in a house on the 200 block of George Street. Investigators said he sustained multiple gunshot wounds to his torso, he was not a resident of the home he was found at.

Medics transported the boy to the University Hospital in Elyria, he was later life-flighted to Metro Health Medical Center in Cleveland. The boy is in critical condition.

The investigation is ongoing.

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