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35-year-old man shot, killed in east Toledo; man arrested and charged with murder

The shooting happened Thursday evening in the 1500 block of Ironwood Ave., according to TPD. The victim died at the scene. Anthony Laboy, 30, is charged with murder.
Credit: Lucas Co. Jail
30-year-old Anthony Laboy is charged with the murder of a man in east Toledo on July 15, 2021.

TOLEDO, Ohio — A 35-year-old man is dead after a shooting in east Toledo and another in jail, charged with murder Thursday.

Officers were dispatched to a call of a person shot in the 1500 block of Ironwood Avenue in east Toledo around 6:13 p.m., according to a report by the Toledo Police Department. 

The Lucas County Coroner's Office said an autopsy on the body of Ryan George, 35, was performed on Friday and revealed a single gunshot wound to the back that exited through the neck. The death was ruled a homicide.

Detectives opened an investigation and arrested 30-year-old Anthony Laboy and charged him with murder.

An initial police report narrative said police crews were called to Ironwood Avenue just after 6 p.m. Thursday on a report of a person shot, noting a burglary suspect was shot and killed. 

Anyone with further information is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 419-255-1111.