Police find car involved in deadly shooting on Youngstown’s west side


YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio (WYTV) – Youngstown police believe they’ve found a car involved in a shooting on the city’s west side Friday afternoon that left a woman dead in her car.

Police said the car was parked at an abandoned house on Millet Avenue.

The Mahoning County Coroner identified the victim as 24-year-old Rae’venna Faircloth-Thomas.

The shooting happened in the 100 block of Oneta Avenue at 12:45 p.m.

Faircloth-Thomas was found with multiple gunshot wounds in her green SUV parked on the street.

Her death has been ruled a homicide.

An autopsy will be performed in Cuyahoga County.

Youngstown police and the Mahoning County Coroner’s Office will continue to investigate the case.