Shots fired at man looking to cut grass in Youngstown


A man who told police he was looking for lawns to cut Wednesday afternoon had several shots fired at him, police said.

Officers were called to the 4000 block of Howard Street, where the 33-year-old man told them he was driving slowly about 1:30 p.m. in the 400 block of Ferndale Avenue looking for lawns to mow when someone fired several shots at him. He managed to drive to Howard Street, where he called police.

Police found six bullet holes in the car and a spent bullet. The man was not injured.

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