Man killed in afternoon shooting in west Toledo

The police were called to the 1900 block on Macomber Street shortly after noon. Jujuan Childress, 44, was charged with the murder of Martitus Holloway’s death.

TOLEDO, Ohio – Toledo police responded to a report by a man who was shot dead in the middle of the day in west Toledo on Friday. The man later died and a suspect was arrested at the scene and charged with murder.

Martitus Holloway, 42, was rushed to hospital with life-threatening injuries from at least one gunshot at the scene of the crime in the 1900 block of Macomber Street, according to Toledo fire fighters.

According to a press release from TPD, Holloway died from his injuries.

Jujuan Childress, 44, was arrested at the scene and charged with murder.

A U.S. marshal was seen on the spot and was later learned that he is serving in the Toledo Police Department on dual duty rather than officially serving as a marshal.

Childress was charged Monday morning and is in a $ 500,000 bond. He’ll be on trial again next week.

Anyone with more information about the incident is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 419-255-1111.

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