Police investigating shooting at Austintown Walmart

AUSTINTOWN, Ohio (WYTV) – A man was taken to the hospital after police said he was shot outside of Walmart on Mahoning Avenue.

The shooting happened just before 8 a.m. Monday.

Police said the man was in a car parked in the store’s lot when he was shot in the stomach.

They towed the vehicle away from the scene and said the store was secured.

Police have identified a suspect and are searching for him.

The victim’s name and condition were not released Monday afternoon.

Walmart’s corporate offices said they are not commenting on the shooting.

A car is towed from the Walmart in Austintown as a shooting is being investigated.