On September 24, 2017 at approximately 11:26 PM North Coventry Police responded to Ashwood Apartments located at 782 Worth Boulevard in North Coventry Township for a reported shooting. Police located a seventeen year old male who sustained a gunshot wound inside one of the apartments. The juvenile male was transported by Goodwill Ambulance to a trauma center where he succumbed to his injuries shortly after 4:00 am on September 25, 2017. North Coventry Police are stressing that this was not a random shooting. North Coventry Police have identified at least one possible suspect in this case and are actively tracking down investigative leads. North Coventry Police are asking anyone who may have information regarding the shooting to contact our department at 610-323-8360.
North Coventry Police were assisted at the scene by Goodwill Ambulance, Pottstown Borough Police. West Pottsgrove Police, East Coventry Police and the Chester County Detectives.