Police from Bassetta, Champion and Cortland were called to a home in the 2900 block of North Park Avenue between state Route 305 and Johnson Plank Road in Bassetta on Wednesday evening after reports of shots fired. Police found a man dead from a gunshot wound in the backyard. The Trumbull County Coroner was also called to the scene. A section of the road was closed for several hours while the investigation took place. Trumbull County 911 dispatchers said they had no information and could not reach anyone from the Bassetta Police Department.