Coroner identifies teen killed in Harrisburg shooting

HARRISBURG, Pa. (WHTM) – The name of the 16-year-old killed in a shooting on Friday night, February 9 in Harrisburg has been released.

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The Dauphin County Coroner has identified the child as Torray Eden. According to the coroner, Eden was pronounced dead due to his injuries at around 11:11 p.m. on Friday at the Penn State Hershey Medical Center. The coroner stated that the manner of death had been ruled as a homicide.

Harrisburg Police say the shooting happened on Market Street. Officers responded to the 1800 block around 10:15 p.m. on Friday for a person struck.

“There were a couple of parties that were questioned subsequent to the initial investigation and it’s a very active investigation that’s underway and ongoing. I can say that this incident appears to be isolated, however unfortunate the circumstances are, it doesn’t apear to be a threat to public safety,” Harrisburg Bureau of Police Captain Terry Wealand said.

An investigation is ongoing. Anyone with information is asked to call Harrisburg Police at 717-558-6900.

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