2 shot on city’s East Side

Staff report


City police are investigating a shooting that injured two people at the Plazaview Apartments on Plaza View Court off McGuffey Road on the East Side.

Police said two people were wounded in a shooting that took place at 932 Plaza View.

Initial police reports said two people were shot shortly after 7 p.m. Tuesday One person was reported in stable condition at the hospital; the other with a nonlife-threatening wound. Later, one of the victim’s medical status was changed to serious condition, police said.

Police were still interviewing witnesses and gathering evidence at Plazaview hours after the shooting was reported, with crime-scene tape blocking off the apartment’s side yard.

The city has made it further into the new year without a homicide than the past three years. The first homicides were recorded Jan. 2, 2010; Jan. 1, 2011; and Jan. 7, 2012. There were 25 homicides in the city last year.

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