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The YPD officers involved in the shooting have been placed on leave pending investigation




YPD Officers Involved in Shooting Released Pending Investigation – WFMJ.com News Weather Sports for Youngstown-Warren Ohio







The YPD officers involved in the shooting have been placed on leave pending investigation

The Ohio Bureau of Investigation and the Youngstown Police Department’s Internal Affairs Bureau are investigating a shooting incident on the city’s west side that sent two people to the hospital, including a Youngstown Police officer.

Police say they received a call around 1 a.m. Thursday for a report of domestic violence at 100 South Maryland Avenue.

According to a police press release, a man inside the home shot at the officer, who fired back.

According to a BCI spokesman, the man who was shot and the officer were taken to hospital.

The condition of the man who was shot is critical. His name has not been revealed yet.

According to BCI, the officer was not injured and was released to the hospital “as a precaution.”

In line with police policy, the officers involved have been placed on leave. Internal Affairs is investigating whether YPD policies were followed.

Early Thursday morning, BCI was still on the scene.

This is developing news. 21 News will keep you updated as more information becomes available.