Late Monday night, Officers with the Steubenville Police Department said they responded to the area of Lawson Avenue and Plum Street after receiving multiple calls of shots fired. Officials said two people with apparent gunshot wounds went to the ambulance service garage on Sunset Boulevard seeking help. One was taken to Trinity West, and the other was flown to a Pittsburgh hospital. Officers said they have traced the crime to a home on the 1500 block of Plum Street.
Police said, Avery Boone, one of the alleged victims of the shooting, has been arrested on drug charges, in connection with the shooting and was in court this morning. Boone is charged with possession of cocaine and heroin and is schedule to be back in court on October 8. His bond was set at $15,000.
Police are continuing to investigate.