TPD: Teenager indicted for murder in Ravine Park Village shooting

A 16-year-old was arrested by police for murder in the Ravine Park Village shooting on April 10.
Published: Apr. 22, 2023 at 11:50 AM EDT|Updated: Oct. 10, 2023 at 12:59 PM EDT
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TOLEDO, Ohio (WTVG) - The 16-year-old charged in the murder of Jaden Skaggs in the Ravine Park Village shooting on April 10 will be charged as an adult.

TPD received reports of a person shot at Ravine Park Village on April 10. Upon arrival, officers found Skaggs, 15, suffering from what the Lucas County Coroner confirmed were multiple gunshot wounds. He died later at the hospital.

The Toledo Police Department arrested Dimar Smith 16-year-old suspect a few days later. He was then booked overnight at the juvenile detention center.

Smith was indicted on two murder charges and a felonious assault charge.

A pre-trial hearing is scheduled for November 16.

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