Funeral services set for Wellington

SPRINGFIELD, Ohio (WDTN) – Funeral services are set for Jeffrey Wellington, the teenager gunned down Sunday.

His family says visitation will be held Monday from 9:00 a.m. until noon at St. John Missionary Baptist Church in Springfield.

Funeral services will immediately follow.

The church is located at 34 W. Pleasant Street in Springfield.

A fund is set up to make a donation to the family for services. You can donate at any PNC Bank location.

Police say Wellington was shot while trying to break up an argument at a party.

Officers are looking for Tyrin Hawkins, 17. They believe he is one who pulled the trigger. provides commenting to allow for constructive discussion on the stories we cover. In order to comment here, you acknowledge you have read and agreed to our Terms of Service. Commenters who violate these terms, including use of vulgar language or racial slurs, will be banned. Please be respectful of the opinions of others and keep the conversation on topic and civil. If you see an inappropriate comment, please flag it for our moderators to review.

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