Suspect in early 2022 South Side shooting indicted
The suspect in a shooting that occurred on Youngstown's south side in early 2022 has been indicted by a grand jury on Thursday.
Youngstown Police sources have confirmed with 21 News that 22-year-old Stevie Ballard is believed to be involved in the shooting death of 20-year-old Darrell Jackson back in January.
The indictment describes this incident as a "drive-by shooting" and shows Ballard indicted on one count of Aggravated Murder with firearm specifications, one count of Murder with firearm specifications and one count of Having Weapons while Under Disability.
Jail records show Ballard was booked in June of 2022.
The shooting took place at the corner of Market Street and East Philadelphia Avenue. When police arrived on scene, they discovered a car parked on the sidewalk with numerous bullet holes with Jackson deceased behind the wheel inside the car.