2 arrested during shooting investigation in Warren

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Police said no one was hurt, but they did find some shell casings in the home

WARREN, Ohio (WKBN) – Police are investigating after shots were fired from a house in Warren.

The shooting happened at a house near the intersection of Hazelwood Avenue and Milton Street around 7:15 p.m. Tuesday.

Warren, Milton and Hazelwood incident

According to a police report, investigators were able to determine that the shots came from 2119 Milton and were fired toward 2091 Milton.

Police said no one was hurt, but they did find some shell casings on the porch and in the toilet inside the residence, as well as bullet holes in a neighboring house.

A search of the house at 2119 Milton uncovered a loaded gun inside a kitchen cabinet and one hidden on top of an air duct in the basement. They also found an extended magazine inside a hutch drawer and ammunition inside a safe.

Malachi Hassan Jones, 20, was arrested on charges of improperly discharging a firearm and felonious assault, according to the police report.

Jones allegedly claimed he hadn’t heard the gunfire, although he was arrested inside 2119. A female witness allegedly told police the shooting had occurred in the house and she was willing to press charges, the report stated.

Officers also arrested Mario D. Patterson, 42, on charges of misconduct during an emergency and disorderly conduct. Police say Patterson failed to listen to police orders to stop approaching the scene.

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