Police identify victim in Youngstown murder

The shooting happened around 8:30 p.m. on Oxford Street in Youngstown

Police are investigating a shooting death on Youngstown's north side.


YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio (WKBN) – Youngstown police are investigating a murder on the city’s north side Thursday night.

The shooting happened on Oxford Street, just east of Wirt Street, around 8:30 p.m.

When police arrived, they found 23-year-old Clevael Workman lying in the street.

A witness said the victim may have been shot near a pickup truck in a driveway.

They said he made it to the middle of the street before collapsing.

Witnesses reported hearing several gunshots before they saw the man lying in the street.

Police are asking anyone with information to contact them at (330) 742-8929. Tips can also be called in anonymously to Crime Stoppers at (330) 746-CLUE.

This is the second murder that police have investigated in Youngstown this year and the fourth in the Mahoning Valley. 

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