Today Gov. John R. Kasich released the following statement in response to the tragic shootings that took place near Youngstown State University early Sunday morning:
"I am shocked and saddened by the events that took place earlier today in Youngstown. I join all Ohioans in expressing my deepest sympathy to the victims, their families, and to the entire university community. The University President and state law enforcement officials have provided me with an update on the incident, and I have offered to them the use of any and all state resources they might require. I will continue to monitor the situation and provide any support necessary to help those impacted by this tragic event."