Arlington Police investigate teen's death as a homicide

ARLINGTON HEIGHTS, OH (FOX19) - Authorities are investigating after a 16-year-old boy was shot and killed in Arlington Heights on Monday night.

Officials say they received reports that a person was shot in the abdomen around 10:30 p.m. in the 600 block of Blanche Avenue. Officers arriving on the scene found a 16-year-old boy unconscious.

The name of the teen has not been released pending family notification.

The investigation is ongoing. Anyone with information on the incident is asked to contact the Arlington Heights Police Department at 513-821-7547 or Crime Stoppers at 513-352-3040.

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