Youngstown police investigate 3 shootings

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Police are investigating three shootings in two different parts of town

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YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio (WKBN) — Police are investigating three shootings in three different parts of town.

A man was wounded in the leg just before 7 a.m. Monday on East Florida Avenue on the South Side.

Police are still working on the report and further details may be released later Monday.

About 3 a.m. Sunday, a man was shot in the stomach at a home in the 1700 block of Shehy Avenue on the East Side by someone who broke into his house, Chief Of Detectives Capt. Brad Blackburn said.

The man is being treated at St. Elizabeth Health Center and is expected to recover.

About 11:15 p.m. Saturday, reports said a man was shot in the leg on the West Side.

Police were called for gunshots at Mahoning Avenue and Steel Street and a report that someone was shot.

When they got there, police were told a man was inside the home in the 100 block of Steel Street with a bullet wound to the leg. Police found the man and he was taken to St. Elizabeth’s.

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