Youngstown police: Two wounded in north side shooting

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Police were called about 12:15 a.m. to Lauderdale Avenue for a report of gunfire

Police lights on during an emergency.

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Editor’s note: This story corrects the location of the shooting as well as the gender of the victims.

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio (WKBN) — Police are investigating after a man and a woman were shot early Thursday morning on the north side of Youngstown.

Police were called about 12:15 a.m. to Lauderdale Avenue for a report of gunfire.

Police said a man and a woman were on the front porch of a home in the first block of Lauderdale Avenue when someone from a passing car fired several shots at them and they were hit.

They were taken to the hospital and both are in serious condition, according to police.

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