Man shot in mouth in apparent drive-by that endangers 2 young kids


Youngstown police are investigating an apparent driveby shooting on the city’s South Side this evening.

An unidentified man called police just after 5 p.m. saying he had been shot in the mouth while driving down Glenwood Avenue. The man did not stop for police intervention, opting to drive himself directly to St. Elizabeth Health Center.

A second car also was hit by gunfire.

Another car containing two adults and two young children visiting the neighborhood was not hit by the gunfire.

Police said they believed the victim to be in stable condition.

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