Teen dies after Youngstown shooting, another sent to hospital

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The incident happened around 4:30 p.m. in the 3400 block of Market Street

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio (WYTV) – Police converged on a part of Market Street in Youngstown on Friday after neighbors reported hearing around 20 gunshots.

The incident happened around 4:30 p.m. in the 3400 block of Market Street.

Police said there were two victims in the apparent drive-by shooting.

When police arrived, they found a 19-year-old shot inside an SUV. He was taken to the hospital, where he later died. His identity will be released once family members have been notified.

A woman was also in the SUV. She was also taken to the hospital, but her injuries were not life-threatening.

The block between Lucius and Auburndale was blocked off with crime scene tape.

Youngstown police are investigating and no one has been arrested.

Anyone with information on the shooting is asked to call police at 330-746-CLUE or 330-742-8YPD. Individuals can remain anonymous and be eligible for a reward if the information leads to a conviction.

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