The Mahoning Co. coroner's office has released the name of a 26-year-old man who was stabbed to death on Youngstown's East Side early Saturday.

The deceased is Tyrell Hodge, who was stabbed multiple times in a yard on the 1500 block of Hickory Court at around 1 a.m.


According to a police report, a witness told officers his power went out, and when he went outside to check if anyone else had lost power, he saw the victim lying in the grass.


Another witness told police he was standing in the area and saw several people fighting. Eventually, this witness saw the victim fall to the ground.


The victim was taken to a hospital where he was later pronounced dead.


Youngstown police and the Mahoning County Coroner's Office are investigating.