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Man arrested for firing at officers, police say

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Posted at 9:08 PM, Jun 17, 2019
and last updated 2019-06-17 21:08:03-04

CLEVELAND — A man has been arrested after shooting at officers, according to a police.

Police said they were patrolling the area of East 127th Street around 5:15 p.m. when a man exited a home and starting shooting into the air.

When officers ordered the man to stop, he continued to walk away and fire shots into the air before turning and firing one shot at officers.

According to police, officers ordered him to drop the weapon, which he threw it, hitting and denting a car.

The man was taken into custody.

No injuries were reported.