Teenager Shot to Death in Meridian

Meridian, Mississippi Lauderdale County Coroner Clayton Cobler confirms a 19-year old male is dead after being shot in the head late Friday night.

It happened close to midnight in a parking lot at 210 35th Avenue in Meridian. There were few details available immediately, but officials noted it appeared there had been a large amount of fireworks shot in the area.

The victim's identity was not available. Newscenter 11 will update details as they become available.