A 13-year-old boy was shot in the back during an altercation Sunday evening in North Toledo, and a 17-year-old boy has been charged as the gunman.
Deonte Brown of North Toledo was taken to St. Vincent Mercy Medical Center for treatment of a gunshot wound to the upper back, shoulder area, police said. A hospital spokesman last night said she had no information on a patient by his name.
Young Brown was among a group of people, mostly juveniles, involved in a fight in the 2100 block of North Michigan Street north of Galena Street when the shooting occurred about
Anthony Williams, Jr., 17, of North Toledo was charged with felonious assault in the other youth's shooting and with two counts of improperly discharging a firearm at or into a habitation.
Williams is being held in the Lucas County Juvenile Justice Center.