We are sharing this for the Wooster Police Dept.
The Wooster Police Department is currently investigating a homicide that occurred at approximately 4:30am on December 10, 2011 in the 500 block of E. North St. Initial reports from witnesses indicate the victim was in front of a residence in the 500 block of E. North St. The victim was confronted by two black male subjects who had taken steps to conceal their identities. A gunshot was heard and the suspects fled the area on foot. The victim was transported to Wooster Community Hospital where he later died. This incident does not appear to be random and it is believed that the victim and the suspects were familiar with each other. At this time the victim’s name is not being released pending notification of family.
The Wooster Police Department Detective Bureau, along with the Wayne County Coroner are actively investigating this incident. Anyone with any information is encouraged to contact Detective Sergeant Merillat at 330-287-5720