Officials identify man and woman found dead after shooting in Mecca Twp. home

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It happened around 9 p.m. on the 6000 block of Hoagland Blackstub Road

MECCA TWP., Ohio (WKBN) – Two people were found dead after gunshots were reported in Mecca Township Sunday night.

It happened around 9 p.m. at a house on the 6000 block of Hoagland Blackstub Road.

The call was reported by the 27-year-old daughter at the residence, saying that her mother and her mom’s fiance were arguing. She then went into the closet to hide while staying on the phone.

Several sheriff deputies and Trumbull County police were on scene. When deputies approached the house, they heard two more gunshots.

Trumbull County Major Jeff Palmer confirmed that 64-year-old Vincent Coburn Jr. and 47-year-old Jill Pollnow were found dead.

According to Trumbull County Dispatch, the caller was confirmed safe.

Hoagland Blackstub Road was closed while the Bureau of Criminal investigation processed the scene and collected evidence.

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