Coroner’s office identifies man found dead in Youngstown over the weekend

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The Mahoning County Coroner’s Office has identified a man found dead over the weekend as 21-year-old Christopher Jackson, Jr.

Youngstown police told the office about the death of an unidentified man on Sunday around 3 a.m.

The coroner’s office was able to identify him from photographs the family gave them.

The Mahoning County Coroner’s Office will be doing an autopsy.

Youngstown police and the coroner’s office are still investigating.

One person was killed and another injured in a shooting on Youngstown’s east side around 2 a.m. Sunday.

Officers found a car in a field in the area of Stewart and Bennington avenues with a man dead inside. They said he was shot in the head multiple times.

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