NEW CASTLE, Pennsylvania (WKBN) – Police are investigating the death of a 15-year-old in the shooting of three boys during a graduation ceremony early Saturday morning.
Damian Jackson, 15, died in hospital shortly after 3:30 a.m. from the shooting, said Amy Downs, director of public affairs for the Allegheny County coroner’s office.
Downes said the shooting took place at 1:30 am at Bollinger Playground on Newcastle’s West Side.
All three victims were taken to hospitals in the Pittsburgh area, according to Lawrence County Deputy Coroner Anthony “Bo” DeCabo.
Newcastle City Police are asking anyone with information to come forward and call 724-656-3586. You can also send tips online.
Police have not released the extent of the injuries to the other two victims or whether the suspect is still on the run.
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