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1 killed, 1 injured in shooting in Lorain Tuesday afternoon

Posted at 7:52 PM, Jan 17, 2023
and last updated 2023-01-17 19:52:16-05

LORAIN, Ohio — The Lorain Police Department is investigating the shooting death of a 19-year-old man Tuesday.

According to police, it happened just before 3 p.m. in the 1000 block of Tower Boulevard.

When officers arrived, they found two people who had been shot. One of the victims, a 19-year-old man, died at the scene, police said. The other victim, who police did not provide an age for, was taken to a nearby hospital for treatment.

Authorities are looking for a blue 4-door Ford Focus in connection with the shooting.

Anyone with information about the shooting is asked to call Det. Kurt Graupmann at 440-204-2105.

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