ELYRIA, Ohio (WJW) – The Elyria Police Department is investigating a shooting that happened early Monday morning.
Just before 1 a.m. officers were in the area of 10th St. and West Ave. when they were flagged down by people who told them a man had been shot.
Officers found a 19-year-old victim who had been shot in the chest.
He was taken to the hospital.
There is no word on his condition.
Officers learned the shooting had taken place at a house party on West Ave.
Police arrested a 16-year-old from Lorain.
He faces charges of discharging a firearm, having a weapon under disability, and tampering with evidence.
Elyria police detectives are looking for more information in the case.
If you can help, call (440)326-1205.