Jury indicts man accused of firing gun in Youngstown apartments

Police said Jason Harmon fired a gun in the Plaza View apartments

Jason Harmon wanted for weapons under disability, improper handling of a firearm and aggravated menacing

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio (WKBN) – A man accused of breaking into a Youngstown Metropolitan Housing Authority apartment was indicted by a grand jury Thursday.

Jason Harmon is charged with two counts of having weapons while under disability, two counts of improperly handling a firearm in a motor vehicle, and one count each of criminal trespass, aggravated menacing and trespass in habitation.

Police said Harmon fired a gun in the Plaza View apartments on the east side.

A YMHA employee told police that a man forced open an apartment window and went inside.

The U.S. Marshals Fugitive Task Force listed Harmon as a wanted fugitive and Youngstown Police arrested him in May.

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