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3 people shot at house party in Cleveland

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Posted at 3:40 PM, May 09, 2020
and last updated 2020-05-09 15:40:25-04

CLEVELAND — Three people were shot at a house party in Cleveland’s St. Clair-Superior neighborhood Friday, according to Cleveland police.

Officers responded to the 1000 block of East 78th Street after receiving reports of shots fired, police said.

Once on scene, officers found three individuals who had been shot. The first was a 23-year-old man who was found shot in a field.

The second individual was found in the driveway of the house where the party was held. He had a gunshot wound to his head and leg, according to police.

Officers administered first aid to the two men until EMS arrived and transported them to University Hospitals for treatment.

A third individual, a 31-year-old man, was transported by private auto to South Pointe Hospital where he was treated for a gunshot wound, police said.

Witnesses told police they heard shots but did not see the shooting or shooter.

Police said minors were at the scene of the house party and were released to sober caretakers.

No arrests have been made at this time, police said.

The shooting remains under investigation.