Police Release Suspect Photo in Ellis Shooting

Violent crimes detectives have identified a suspect who shot a 13-year-old. Police announced they have a warrant for the arrest of Lorenzo Rivers, 18.

The suspect got into an argument with 13-year-old Johnny Ellis. Police say Rivers pulled a gun and shot Ellis twice.

Both of the teens live on Fairmont Avenue where the fight took place.

Ellis is recovering at Memorial Hospital.

Police ask anyone who knows where Lorenzo Rivers is to call police or CrimeStoppers at 234.2020.

Reported by: WTOC staff