2 shot in Mentor drive-by shooting

(Associated Press)
Published: Nov. 5, 2021 at 12:09 PM EDT|Updated: Nov. 5, 2021 at 1:52 PM EDT
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MENTOR, Ohio (WOIO) - A man and a woman where shot in a drive-by shooting while inside an apartment, police said.

According to Mentor police, the victims were inside an apartment in the 8100 block of Puritan Drive when they were shot around 5:33 a.m. Friday.

Both victims, a 27-year-old man and a 23-year-old woman, suffered gunshots to their lower extremities and were transported to Hillcrest Hospital.

Police said their injuries are non-life threatening.

Police added it appears both victims were targeted.

Mentor detectives and the U.S. Marshals arrested one man in connection with the shootings, but no charges have been filed at this time.

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