Teen killed in Sunday night shooting in west Toledo

Published: Mar. 29, 2021 at 4:47 AM EDT|Updated: Mar. 29, 2021 at 4:58 PM EDT
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TOLEDO, Ohio (WTVG) - Toledo Police have opened an investigation after a teenager was fatally shot Sunday night in the 1800 block of Brussels Street near West Sylvania Avenue.

Police say 14-year-old Royce Chatman was shot at least once and died at the scene in west Toledo just before 11 p.m. According to the coroner’s office, his death has been ruled a homicide but toxicology studies are pending.

According to Toledo Public Schools, Chatman was a freshman at Start High School.

Neighbors told 13abc that they heard at least four gunshots in the area when it happened.

Police could not confirm if any suspects have been taken into custody.

If you have any information you’re asked to call Crimestopper at 419-255-1111.

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