Just before 10:00 Monday night, officers with the Douglas Police Department responded to 900 block of South Coffee Avenue, on a call about a shooting.
The officers found 18 year old Traveon Marquess Paulk on the ground, with an apparent gunshot wound.
They rendered medical aid to Paulk until Emergency Medical personnel arrived. EMS transported Paulk to Coffee Regional Medical Center, where her died soon thereafter.
Officers learned that Paulk was shot by a female juvenile. The juvenile has been transported to a Regional Youth Detention Center, and has been charged with Involuntary Manslaughter.
Anyone with any information that would assist in this case is asked to contact the Douglas Police Dept. at 912-384-2222 or the Tips Line at 912-260-3600. Information can also be shared on the Department’s Face Book page.