Allen High Student Fatally Shot in Plano: Police Statement

Counselors Will Be On Hand Monday At Allen High School

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November 17, 2019 - 6:38 pm

An Allen High School teenager was fatally shot Saturday night at a party in Plano. 

Plano Police tells KRLD News, officers responded to a shooting in the 3200 block of Peachtree Lane, near Spring Creek Parkway.

Police said people fired into the residence as several people were being kicked out of a party at the location.

NBC 5 is reporting police did not provide many details of the shooting, but initially said the incident occurred at a house that could be rented on an online market.

The 16-year-old Allen High School student was shot and taken to a local hospital, where he died. Allen ISD identified the student as Marquel Ellis, Jr., a sophomore at Allen High.

The school has arranged for counselors to be available for students and staff on Monday