Man killed on North Side


YOUNGSTOWN — Police continue their search for a suspect they believe killed a man Tuesday night.

Police said the suspected killer was reported driving a 2000 Buick LaCrosse with Virginia license plates.

Police responded to a call about a shooting around 9:30 p.m. on the 400 block of Lexington Avenue on the city’s North Side.

The victim, Rodney Weaver, 25, of Catalina Avenue, was pronounced dead at St. Elizabeth Health Center, a short distance from where he was found.

Police said they don’t believe the shooting occurred on Lexington and were trying to find the crime scene, the shooter and his car late Tuesday.

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