Police investigating deadly shooting in Newark

NEWARK, OH (WCMH) — Police in Newark are investigating a shooting out of a possible domestic situation that left one person dead.

According to Newark dispatchers, emergency crews have been called to a shooting near 21st Street and Log Pond Drive. Police initially treated the scene as an active shooter situation, but have since canceled the request.

Police said it appears the shooting stemmed from an apparent domestic situation, but they continue to investigate.

Video from Chopper 4 shows multiple vehicles on the scene.

NBC4 confirms there was at least one person transported to the hospital. There is no word on any other injuries.

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