UPDATE: Austintown shooting leaves two dead, one wounded

AUSTINTOWN — A shooting at a house in the 4000 block of Mahoning Avenue Thursday night has claimed another life.

Gerald Kidd, 52, died of injuries he sustained when the former boyfriend of his daughter entered the home at 4301 Mahoning Ave. and began shooting just before 10 p.m.

The shooter, Richard Forrester, 41, of Niles, also shot the man’s son, Ian Kidd, 32.

Police said Ian Kidd is in stable condition and is expected to recover.

Delee Kidd, 52, Gerald Kidd’s wife, ran to another room during the shooting and called police. She was not injured, police said.

Forrester eventually turned the gun on himself and died of a gunshot wound to the head.

Both wounded men were taken to St. Elizabeth Health Center in Youngstown.

For more on this story, see Saturday’s Vindicator or Vindy.com

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