The Erie County Coroner has released the identity of the teenager who was killed by gunfire in an east Erie shooting.
The victim is identified as 19-year-old Tyrique Tate.
According to Erie County Coroner Lyell Cook, Tate died from a gunshot wound to the head. The coroner has ruled Tate’s death a homicide.
The violent situation happened on Monday afternoon, in the area of East 24th and Reed Streets.
A total of three people were wounded.
Along with Tate, another 18-year-old man was also shot in the head. He remains in critical condition.
A 16-year-old boy was shot in the face. He's also still in the hospital.
Investigators say the Tate was one of four people inside of a car, when gunfire erupted.
Police say the 16-year-old boy was leaning into the vehicle, when someone inside the vehicle pulled out a gun and started firing.
Police have not found the murder weapon.
As of now, no arrests have been made.