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Woman injured, 9-month-old girl dies following 'domestic dispute' in Brook Park

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Posted at 9:04 PM, Jan 08, 2022
and last updated 2022-01-10 08:48:50-05

BROOK PARK, Ohio — The Brook Park Police Department is investigating a shooting that resulted in two deaths, including an infant, and one person injured Saturday.

According to police, officers responded to a home on West 150th Street around 5 p.m. for a domestic dispute.

Police said officers breached the door and found a 27-year-old man, 27-year-old woman and a 9-month-old girl inside who had been shot. They were taken to a nearby hospital. The infant and man later succumbed to their injuries. The woman's condition is unknown.

The Cuyahoga County Medical Examiner's Office identified the 9-month-girl as Alice Porter, of Brook Park.

A preliminary investigation indicates the man shot the woman and child and then shot himself, police said.

The names of the victim's haven't been released.

The matter remains under investigation.

Based on information from police, an earlier version of this story said the deceased child was 10 months old. The medical examiner now says she was nine months old.

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