PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — Philadelphia police are trying to piece together what happened moments before a teenager was found shot to death in a city park. The 17-year-old boy’s body was found early Thursday morning in Fernhill Park in the Nicetown neighborhood.
Police haven’t identified the teenager, but they say he suffered from a single gunshot wound.
“I’m upset. There’s just so much killing going on around everywhere,” one neighbor said.
The neighbor says she’s lived across the street from the park for three years.
“I’m not surprised at anything that’s happening now,” she said. “I’m not surprised.”
The boy was found by a jogger in a tunnel that goes under the Roosevelt Expressway. Police say he was found at about 6:15 a.m.
“The jogger happened upon the unresponsive male at around 6:15 but that doesn’t mean there was a shooting at 6:15,” Philadelphia Police Capt. Sekou Kinebrew said.
Police say they do believe the shooting happened at
PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — Police are investigating the suspicious death of a 17-year-old boy who was found shot in the head Thursday morning in the Nicetown section of Philadelphia. The boy’s body was found by a passerby on the 4600 block of Wissahickon Avenue around 6:15 a.m.
SANTA ROSA, Calif. (KGO) — Police made an arrest in their investigation of the “suspicious” death of a child in the North Bay.
29-year-old, Santa Rosa resident, Patrick Oneill is being arrested for murder and will be booked into jail once he is medically cleared from the hospital, according to police.
Police say when a woman went to check on people at a home Saturday afternoon, she called officers after discovering a man and baby both unresponsive inside.
Police say the man was unconscious in a room, lying next to a 13-month-old boy.
“The child was unresponsive and not breathing,” police said. “Medical personnel were on scene and began life-saving efforts on the child. Unfortunately, they were not successful, and the child was pronounced deceased.”
The man was taken to a hospital with injuries considered to be life-threatening.
Officers found “items consistent with narcotic use” in the home.
“This investigation is still in the early stages,”