Shots fired as U.S. Marshals serve warrant in Youngstown

Police took cover when they saw a man with a gun

Shots were fired in Youngstown as police were serving a search warrant.


YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – Police went to the house about 9:45 a.m. looking for Robert Glenn, 26, who was wanted by Boardman police.

When officers approached the house, they saw a man inside with a firearm. Officers immediately took cover and moments later a single gunshot was heard from within the residence.

Police maintained a perimeter around the house and the Mahoning Valley Crisis Response Team was called. Officers were then able to call out the occupants on a loud speaker.

Robert Glenn, Boardman, Ohio wanted for fleeing and eluding.
Robert Glenn

Three of the occupants of the house were arrested for parole violations.

A search of the house turned up two firearms, drug paraphernalia and a “considerable” amount of cash, according to police.

Robert Glenn was not located at the residence and is still a fugitive at large.

Glenn is described by police as a black male, 5’ 9” tall, 165 lbs. with black hair and brown eyes. Anyone with information on his whereabouts is asked to call the Northern Ohio Violent Fugitive Task Force at 1-866-4WANTED or Text the keyword WANTED and tip to 847411 (tip411). Tipsters can remain anonymous and reward money is available.

Glenn is wanted by Boardman police for fleeing and eluding. On Feb. 6, officers attempted to stop a vehicle allegedly being driven by Glenn. He led officers on a vehicle pursuit and ultimately fled on foot. Their investigation led them to the house on Parkwood Avenue.

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