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Suspect dressed as postal worker shoots man twice in the leg

Posted: 5:45 PM, Jul 31, 2018
Updated: 2018-07-31 21:46:52Z

A man dressed as a postal worker approached a 51-year-old man and shot him in the leg two times Tuesday afternoon, according to Cleveland police.

The incident happened in the 700 block of E. 118th Street. Police said the suspect left the scene in a burgundy vehicle, which officers found nearby still running.

Officers said they have not verified that the suspect is an actual postal employee. Police said they are working with the United States Postal Service inspectors in this matter.

The suspect has not been arrested.