AbateHate.com — Caleb Day, age 19, was fatally shot in Columbus, Ohio.
Tejuan Files, 20, has been charged with murder.
Reports say Files shot Day while the two were sitting together in a residence. The shooting was originally reported as accidental but police believe evidence points to homicide.
The incident occurred March 5, 2021.
Tejuan Files, 20, has been charged with murder in the shooting death of 19-year-old Caleb Day.
The shooting happened just before 3:30 p.m. Saturday at 3428 Bolton Avenue.
The shooting was reported as an accidental shooting and when officers arrived, they found Day suffering from a gunshot wound. He was pronounced dead a short time later.
Witnesses who were in the house when the shooting took place said Day was handling a firearm when it fired, but police said evidence contradicted their statements.
[Man charged in fatal shooting of 19-year-old in East Columbus, by Jarrod Clay, abc6onyourside.com, March 8, 2021]