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Lorain Police now say teenager died after being shot in the head

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Police are looking for the suspect in the shooting death of a 17-year-old boy.

Deandre McDowell was found dead in the 3700 block of Lexington Avenue in Lorain on Friday, May 17. 

After investigating, Lorain Police and the Lorain County Coroner determined the teen died of a single gunshot wound to the head.


Police say the gunman is Antonio Robles, 20, also from Lorain. A warrant for reckless homicide has been issued for Robles through the Lorain Muni court. He is believed to have fled the Lorain area.

Officers believe after the shooting, McDowell was transported to Lexington Avenue and dumped. 

The Lorain Police Department wishes to thank the witnesses and citizens who have come forward to assist us in solving this unfortunate incident.


Anyone having information on the whereabouts of Antonio Robles, please contact the Lorain Police at 440-204-2105. 

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