SOURCE: Your Hometown Stations
A July 4th party that continued on into the early morning hours of July 5th ended abruptly, as a shooting broke out leaving one man dead.
"When the officers arrived at 3:45 in the morning, at the UAW Hall, they arrived to multiple gunshot victims," said Sgt. Jason Garlock, detective for Lima police department. "There were multiple gun shell casings located inside of the hall and outside of the hall."
According to Lima police, 23-year-old Carrington Lott was one of those victims and was pronounced dead upon arrival at the hospital. Three other males and three females were transported to either St. Rita’s Medical Center or Lima Memorial Health System. The six were treated for minor, non-life threatening injuries.