Toledo teen’s death ruled homicide by Lucas Co. Coroner

Grier was a student at Start High School
Published: Sep. 11, 2020 at 9:52 PM EDT
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TOLEDO, Ohio (WTVG) - Autopsy results released Monday confirm that 17-year-old Dashad Nareon Grier died as a result of a gunshot wound to his chest on Friday. That death has been classified as a homicide, according to the Lucas County Coroner’s Office.

Police say Grier was shot inside a home on Calverton Road around 5:40 p.m. Friday. He was transported to a hospital, where he died. At this time, police have not released the circumstances surrounding the shooting.

Grier was a junior at Start High School in Toledo and was a standout basketball player. The Start Athletic community posted a message to parents, students and fans late Friday asking for support after the loss of another student athlete.

Police are asking anyone with information linked to this case to call Crimestopper 419-255-1111.

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