Teenager Shot; Pronounced Dead at Hospital


Elyria, OH-  Andrea Whitfield,19-yrs-old, of 525 South Abbe Rd. was pronounced dead enroute to EMH Medical Center after suffering a fatal gunshot wound to her head.

The shooting went down just after 6 a.m. Saturday morning.

The suspect, 22-yr-old Justin Johnson, was still at the above mentioned address when police arrived. Authorities immediately investigated the scene and placed Johnson under arrest for murder charges and felonious assault.

Justin Johnson is being held at Elyria City Jail pending his initial court appearance scheduled for Sept. 11th, 2006 at Elyria Municple Court.