YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio (WYTV) – Police have identified the man shot and killed outside of a gas station on the city’s north side.
Police said the victim is 26-year-old Jerry Lamar Franklin.
Officers were called about 1:22 a.m. Tuesday to the Gas Mart on Logan Avenue on reports of shots fired. Franklin was found with a gunshot wound when they arrived.
Police say Franklin came to the gas station with two friends who went inside the store. They say gunfire came from a wooded area, and the victim was hit when he got out of the car.
So far, police have not made any arrests.
The Youngstown Police Department and the Mahoning County Coroner’s Office are investigating.