Lima Teen Dies From Gunshot Wound

January 30, 2015-

Khylil Florence, 19, of Lima was pronounced dead 5:30 yesterday afternoon at St. Rita's Medical Center. Florence's death was a result of a gunshot wound he received Wednesday.  Two juveniles are in custody as persons of interest with "formal charges likely coming within the next couple of days, " Detective Steve Stechschulte from the Lima Police Department said.  The shooting took place around 10:00 pm Wednesday night at 734 Greenlawn Avenue in Lima.  A 17 year-old was also admitted to St. Rita's Medical Center for injuries related to the shooting.  He was treated and released.  This marks the first homicide in Lima of 2015 and the second in Allen County this year.


Courtesy of Lima News