Local/State

Teen shot dead on West Oak Lane playground

Saturday, September 08, 2012

A teenager was shot and killed at a playground of a West Oak Lane recreation center.

It happened around 11:00 Friday night at the Charles M. Finley Rec. Center on Hortter and Lowber streets.

Gunfire broke out and a 17-year-old was struck. The victim was taken to Albert Einstein Hospital where he was later pronounced dead.

So far no word what sparked the shooting.

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