18-Year-Old Killed at Akron Club's Teen Party

Akron, OH - A teenager has died after a fatal gunshot wound at an area Akron club. Shawrica Lester, 18-years-old, was found in the parking lot of "The Cage" and was unresponsive.

Lester was transported to Akron City Hospital where she expired due to a gunshot wound.

Shortly after 11 p.m. Friday night, officers were called to the area of 117 E. Market Street for reported shots fired. Upon arrival, officers found more than two-hundred teens wondering in the rear parking lot, and a female unresponsive with a gunshot wound.

The Cage was hosting a teen party and several fights had broken out throughout the evening. After the party was closed down, an altercation occurred outside in the rear parking leading to shots being fired.

Detectives are asking anyone with information to call 330-375-2490.