Youngstown police investigating shooting of 3 victims

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Officers were called around 7 p.m. Friday to the 100 block of Willis Avenue

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio (WKBN) – Police are investigating after three victims were shot in Youngstown.

Officers were called around 7 p.m. Friday to the 100 block of Willis Avenue.

Family members said 17-year-old Christa Harrison was shot in the neck. She was taken to St. Elizabeth Health Center and then flown to a hospital in Pittsburgh.

Her mother said the bullet went through her neck and out her spine. She said Harrison is a sweet girl and is never in trouble.

Police said during their investigation, two other women walked into the hospital with non-life-threatening gunshot wounds.

Police haven’t identified the victims.

There have been 32 people wounded in shootings in the city so far this year.

Tips leading to an arrest and prosecution in this case are eligible for a monetary reward, according to the Youngstown Police Department.

Those with information are asked to call Crime Stoppers at 330-746-CLUE or 330-742-8YPD.

Tips may be left anonymously.

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