Vigil remembers Springfield shooting victim

Vigil for Jeffrey Wellington shot to death in Springfield. (WDTN Photo/Chris Smith)
Vigil for Jeffrey Wellington shot to death in Springfield. (WDTN Photo/Chris Smith)

SPRINGFIELD, Ohio (WDTN) – Family and friends gathered Monday evening to remember a Springfield teenager gunned down over the weekend.

They gathered outside the Oakwood Drive home of Jeffrey Wellington, 17. Wellington was shot over the weekend while trying to break up an argument at a party.

Wellington was a football star at Springfield High School. Grief counselors were hand at the school Monday.Jeff  Wellington

Springfield police have identified a 17-year-old suspect that they are looking for right now.

Monday evening’s vigil included a balloon launch.

 

 

 

 

 

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