Police investigating Yo. shooting


YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio (WKBN) – Youngstown Police are investigating reports of a shooting Friday afternoon at the corner of Wick Ave. and Saranac Ave. on Youngstown’s northeast side.

According to a YPD officer, one person was shot in the leg during the incident. Police had identified a suspect but let that suspect go after a gunshot residue test proved inconclusive.

A gunshot residue test analyzes particles found on a suspect to determine if they fired a gun.

The incident happened just before 4 p.m. Friday.

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