Two shootings Sunday morning in Lima could be connected, one victim in the hospital

One person was hospitalized after two shootings in Lima early Sunday morning.

Two shootings Sunday morning in Lima could be connected, one victim in the hospital

Just before 2:30 A.M., a police officer responded to a call about shots fired at the intersection of Woodward Ave. and Richie Ave. On his way to the scene, he learned that the victim, 26-year-old Curtis Miles, was at St. Ritas with non-life-threatening gunshot wounds.

Two shootings Sunday morning in Lima could be connected, one victim in the hospital

When they got to the scene, officers found a car with several bullet holes on the 900 block of Richie Ave. Within minutes of the first call, a second 9-1-1 call was made about shots fired just streets away from the first incident. Officers are investigating both shootings and are seeing if they are connected.

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