Officers responded to the 200 block of 8th Street for reports of gunfire in the area just after 11 p.m. Once on scene, police found a 20-year-old woman and a 27-year-old woman with gunshot wounds. They women were both taken to University Hospitals Elyria Medical Center.
The 27-year-old, Lyric D. Todd, was pronounced dead by the Lorain County Coroner’s Office. The other woman was taken to Cleveland for questioning and more medical treatment.
Police have not yet released the names of the victims. It is not clear what led to the shooting.
Anyone who may have information regarding the shooting is asked to reach out to detectives at 440-326-1215 or email@example.com. Anonymous tips can also be provided by texting TIPELYRIA and the tip to 84741.