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34-year-old man shot and killed in Cleveland, police asking for tips

Posted at 11:02 AM, Oct 07, 2020
and last updated 2020-10-07 11:02:03-04

CLEVELAND — Cleveland homicide detectives are investigating the death of a man who was shot Tuesday afternoon in the city’s Garden Valley neighborhood.

According to police, the shooting happened around 4:20 p.m. in the 7800 block of Garden Valley Avenue.

Authorities found the victim, later identified as a 34-year-old man, slumped against a building. It appears he had been shot multiple times. Officers rendered first aid until EMS arrived at the scene. The man was transported to a nearby hospital where he later died.

The man’s name has not been released.

Police state that a preliminary investigation indicates that two people in an unknown vehicle shot the man and then drove away.

Authorities haven’t identified any suspects or made any arrests.

Anyone with information regarding the shooting is asked to contact detectives at 216-623-5464. You can also contact CrimeStoppers at 216-25-CRIME. Tips can be anonymous.

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