Monday, 7:45 p.m.: Police probe shooting near YSU campus
YOUNGSTOWN — Police are investigating a Monday afternoon shooting near the downtown area on Wood Street that left one person wounded.
Few details about the shooting, which was close to the Youngstown State University campus, were released. However, police reports said one suspect was in custody.
The condition of the victim is also unknown at this time.
Meanwhile, YSU issued an emergency notification alert via the university’s email system.
The email said Youngstown police received a call about 1 p.m. of a shooting at 224 W. Wood St., which is a private apartment complex.
YSU and Youngstown city police officers responded, and the email said one person was apprehended by YSU officers at the WRTA bus station downtown.
The email said neither the victim nor the suspect are YSU students.