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15-year-old boy becomes 21st shooting victim over holiday weekend in Cleveland

Posted at 5:20 PM, Jul 07, 2019
and last updated 2019-07-07 18:40:08-04

CLEVELAND — A 15-year-old boy is in serious condition after being shot multiple times near Cleveland’s Corlett neighborhood, according to Cleveland police.

Police said the shooting happened around 3 p.m. Sunday.

The boy was transported to University Hospitals Rainbow Babies and Children’s Hospital, police said.

This is the 21st shooting over the holiday weekend. Of those 21 shootings, four people have been killed.

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