Man taken to ER after shooting near Warren basketball courts

The shooting happened near the Highland Terrace basketball courts Monday night


WARREN, Ohio (WYTV) – A 19-year-old was shot near a Warren basketball court Monday night.

Police responded to gunshots near the Highland Terrace basketball courts on Lane Drive SW around 8:30 p.m. A 911 caller said the suspects ran from the scene on foot.

The victim, Darius Austin, was taken to the emergency room at Trumbull Memorial Hospital for multiple gunshot wounds.

According to the Tribune Chronicle, City Councilwoman Cheryl Saffold said she thinks the shooting might have been recorded on surveillance cameras recently installed at the courts.

Police do not have any suspects in custody at this time. No one else was shot. They are still investigating the shooting.