City police investigate homicide

YOUNGSTOWN — Police are investigating the death of a 45-year-old city man found 1 p.m. Friday in the 200 block of Hughes Street.

The body was found when Youngstown police detectives were called to the address to conduct a welfare check, according to a police report.

The death is being treated as a homicide, according to the report. The department’s crime scene unit and the Mahoning County Coroner’s Office were called to the scene.

The victim’s name has not been released.

Tips leading to an arrest and / or prosecution are eligible for a monetary reward by calling Crime Stoppers at 330-746-2583 or 330-746-8973. Information may be left anonymously.


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