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31-year-old man fatally shot in the Flats during NBA All-Star Weekend

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Posted at 5:21 PM, Feb 21, 2022

CLEVELAND — Cleveland police are investigating the fatal shooting of a 31-year-old man in the Flats during NBA All-Star Weekend.

According to a preliminary investigation, police said the man left a business in the 1000 block of West 10th Street around 3:15 p.m. to get something from his car in the parking lot.

Police said when the man got to his car, multiple people got out of a gray sedan, and one of the men shot the 31-year-old.

The people got back into their car and fled from the scene, according to police.

When police arrived, the man was found with a gunshot wound to his chest.

He was transported to MetroHospital, where he later died.

No arrests have been made.

Anyone with information is asked to contact investigators at 216-623-5464.

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