TOLEDO, Ohio (WTVG) – Toledo police are investigating a deadly shooting Sunday night in Sleepy Hollow Park.
The call for the shot man came around 7:45 p.m. in a park near Richards Road.
Police confirmed that two people were shot dead in the park. John Graves, 24, was transported to the hospital. He later died of his injuries. 19-year-old Corion Grace was shot in the arm. Grace was then transported to the hospital by a friend.
Police say there was a group of people in the park gathering in honor of Armonte Rodgers, who was shot and killed early Sunday morning after a shooting in the Spotlight Lounge parking lot on S. Reynolds Road.
Neighbors who live near the Sleepy Cave say they heard the shots. In fact, a couple said they saw the crowd gather and called police before the shooting to inform them that the group was growing and the crowd was noisy. 1
People living nearby say they were outside in their backyard when the shots erupted and they had to flee for cover.
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