2/4/2021 Update: Law enforcement has informed Your News Now that it was an attempted suicide and accidental shooting. No further details have been released.

The Lima Police Department confirmed they are on the scene of a shooting in the 1400 block of McClain near Fifth Street. Your News Now was told two people were transported from the scene, the extent of their injuries isn't clear at this time. We'll have more details as they become available.



Ty Batemon returned to Your Hometown Stations after a two year hiatus. While she was gone she worked with the WCIA 3 news team in Central Illinois.

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