EVANSVILLE, Ind., (WEHT) – The juvenile who died in an overnight shooting has been identified by the Vanderburgh County Coroner.
The Vanderburgh County Coroner’s Office and the Evansville Police Department are investigating the shooting death of Javion Deshay Presley-McNary, 17, who died on June 6 at 12:38 a.m. at a local hospital. Officials say he was taken there by ambulance after having suffered gunshot wounds to the chest.
The Academy for Innovative Studies posted on Facebook asking the community to keep his family in their thoughts. According to social media posts, a candlelight vigil and balloon release will be held at 6 p.m. at the corner of Powell and Line streets
The Evansville Police Department will provide updates when they become available.