Teen charged in fatal shooting of friend

Wednesday, September 23, 2009 at 12:38pm
Staff reports
Gabriel Perrin

Metro Police have charged 15-year-old Gabriel Perrin with criminal homicide in Tuesday afternoon's fatal shooting of Rodderick Gordon, 16.

Gordon, of Herman Street, was standing in front of 1719 16th Avenue North when he was struck by a single gunshot at 3:45 p.m., police said. He died Wednesday morning at Monroe Carell Jr. Children's Hospital.

Perrin, of 16th Avenue North, maintains he did not intend to shoot Gordon, police said. He is charged in Juvenile Court.

Police are continuing their investigation.


2 Comments on this post:

By: Loso on 9/23/09 at 11:49

Gotta be more careful

By: fightcrib on 9/24/09 at 11:54

Gee, you think??