UPDATE: Police arrest man for double homicide shooting in Youngstown’s south side

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John W. Bruner, III, is charged with aggravated murder

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio (WYTV) — Two people are dead, and one man is in custody after a shooting on the Youngstown’s south side.

John Bruner, III, 30, is in the Mahoning County Jail on an aggravated murder charge.

The incident took place on the 500 block of West Judson Ave. on Saturday afternoon.

Police say one man and one woman were found with gunshot wounds around 12:30 p.m.

Both victims were taken to St. Elizabeth Health Center where they later died.

Police are not releasing the names or ages of the victims at this time.

The incident is believed to have been a domestic dispute, but police say it is not a murder-suicide. Police are still investigating.

As police investigated the scene, neighbors surrounded the area. Several people were noticeably upset and crying.

This marks the city’s seventh homicide of the year. Four out of the seven have taken place on the south side of Youngstown.

This is an ongoing investigation. Stay tuned for updates.

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