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Lucas Co. Coroner's office identifies 14-year-old male found dead in central Toledo as overnight shooting victim

Coroners say Tayshaun Smith-Davis suffered from at least one gunshot wound to the neck. He was pronounced dead at the scene.

TOLEDO, Ohio — Officials with the Lucas County Coroner's office have identified 14-year-old Tayshaun Smith-Davis as the Black male who was found dead in central Toledo early Monday morning. 

Police say around 12:13 a.m. they were dispatched to Pinewood and Brown on a shots-fired call.

Officers found Smith-Davis dead when they arrived at the scene

Officials with the coroner's office say the cause of death is a gunshot wound to the neck.

The final ruling of death is pending toxicology

Police have opened a homicide investigation into the shooting. This is the 46th homicide in Toledo this year.

If you have any information, you are asked to call Crime Stoppers at 419-255-1111. 

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