Cleveland police look for man accused of shooting teen in head after argument at party

CLEVELAND - Cleveland police are looking for a man they said got into an argument at a party with a teen and shot him in the head.

Police said it happened around 1:04 a.m. in the 1300 block of East 66th St. Officers and EMS arrived to find the victim lying on the ground with a gunshot wound to his head.

The teen was taken to a nearby hospital where he's being treated for his injuries, according to authorities.

A preliminary investigation shows an argument sparked inside the house and eventually moved outside. Witnesses told authorities it appeared the argument was settling down when they saw the suspect walk up to the teen and shoot him in the head. 

The gunman then took off southbound on East 66th Street, according to police.

Police have only released a vague description of the person they're looking for. They ask if you have any information about the incident to anonymously call them at 216-623-5318 or CrimeStoppers at 216-252-7463.

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