Police Investigate Body Found At Northside Gas Station

Justin Ray Parks
Justin Ray Parks

(NORTHSIDE, OH) -- Police are investigating another homicide after a man was found dead at a gas station in Northside.

Police received a report of a shooting just after 10 p.m. Sunday night. When they showed up, the man was dead. His body was found near his car at the Sunoco gas station on Elmore St. Police believe he may have been trying to get help.

Police have identified the victim as 18-year-old Justin Ray Parks.

There's still questions as to where the shooting happened. An officer told FOX19 that the shooting may have happened on Beekman street a few blocks up in South Cumminsville.

But it's not known if he was shot there and driven by his killer and dumped at the gas station or drove there himself trying to get help.

Investigators will spend today searching for clues. There are no suspects yet.

FOX19.com will update this story as information becomes available.