Edina teen accidentally shot in the head

Courtesy: The Edina Sentinel

Funeral services for Logan Steven Allen will be held at 1 p.m. Sunday, July 14, 2013, at Hudson-Rimer Funeral Home in Edina, Mo. Reverend Rick Barnes will officiate the services. Music will be provided by Jim & Kyle Clark. Burial will be in Garden of the Cross section of Park View Memorial Gardens in Kirksville, Mo.

Pallbearers will be Vance Rowland, Mike Oâ??Haver, Nathan Miller, Tristan Longberger, John McCarty and Cody Morgenstern. Visitation will be on Saturday, July 13, 2013, between the hours of 5 p.m. and 9 p.m. at Hudson-Rimer Funeral Home in Edina, Mo.


A Knox County teen who was accidentally shot Tuesday has died.

Officials at University Hospital in Columbia say Logan Allen, 15, died Wednesday morning.

The shooting happened around 2:00 p.m. Tuesday at a home on West Jackson Street in Edina.

Officials say Allen and a couple of other boys were hanging out together when Allen was accidentally shot in the back of the head.

The weapon involved was reportedly a .22-caliber firearm.

Funeral arrangements for Logan Allen are pending at the Hudson-Rimer Funeral Home in Edina.


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A Heartland teenager was airlifted to a Columbia hospital after he was apparently accidentally shot Tuesday afternoon in Edina.

The shooting happened around 2 p.m. at a home on West Jackson Street.

A source who spoke to KTVO on condition of anonymity said the victim is Logan Allen, 15, of Edina.

Officials said Allen and another boy were hanging out Tuesday afternoon when Allen was accidentally shot in the back of the head with a firearm.

We have received conflicting reports about what type of gun was involved.

Allen's condition is unknown at this time, but we will try to post an update as soon as we get that information.

The shooting is being investigated by the Edina Police Department and the Missouri State Highway Patrol's Division of Drug and Crime Control.