19-year-old shot at Marathon gas station on Cleveland's east side

Posted at 8:14 AM, Jun 24, 2016
and last updated 2016-06-24 11:51:19-04

A 19-year-old man was injured in a shooting at a gas station on Cleveland's east side Friday morning. 

The shooting happened just after 2:30 a.m. at the Marathon at East 55th Street and Woodland Avenue.

The victim was shot in his leg and the right side of his chest but was conscious and talking to officers. He was taken to MetroHealth Medical Center for treatment.

Witnesses said the victim was sitting in a car when two vehicles showed up and shots were fired.

Police had three cars towed from the scene. All three had guns inside.

A 25-year-old and a 26-year-old were arrested were arrested. A third suspect got away.

It's unclear whether either of the two men arrested fired the weapon.