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19-year-old woman found shot to death in east Toledo; 19-year-old woman charged with murder

Toledo police were called out to a mobile home on Consaul Street early on Saturday morning where they found a woman suffering from at least one gunshot wound.

TOLEDO, Ohio — A 19-year-old Toledo woman is dead and another 19-year-old woman is charged with her murder early Saturday morning, Toledo police said. 

According to a news release, Darataya Ragland was found suffering from a gunshot wound to the chest at a mobile home unit in the 2500 block of Consaul Street just before 4 a.m. on Saturday. 

She was pronounced dead at the scene and detectives opened an investigation. Her death has been ruled a homicide.

Tahzyah Williams-Whitson was arrested at the scene and booked into the Lucas County jail on a charge of murder. Police say the women knew each other. 

Williams-Whitson is being held on a $1 million bond. She will be back in court on Sept. 27.

Ragland's death is the 50th in the city of Toledo in 2021 and the 52nd in the metro area this year.