YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio (WKBN) – Youngstown Police are investigating the city’s seventh homicide this year.

Police were called to the corner of Shirley Road and Homewood Ave. around 11 p.m. Sunday night.

Police on scene say a man, 42, was found with multiple gunshot wounds in an upstairs apartment, according to the police report. The body was discovered by a neighbor.

Police say the man was dead when they arrived.

According to the police report, police are speaking with several witnesses.

This time last year, there had been eight homicides. There were a total of 31 homicides in 2021.