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Maple Heights police investigating after 19-year-old shot outside barbershop

Shear Styles barbershop Maple Heights
Posted at 8:49 PM, Jun 26, 2020
and last updated 2020-06-26 20:58:15-04

MAPLE HEIGHTS, Ohio — Maple Heights police are investigating a shooting outside of a barbershop Friday afternoon.

Around 12:22 p.m., police received a call that a male had been shot outside of Shear Style Barber Shop on Lee Road.

Once on scene, witnesses told police the 19-year-old victim had been transported to a nearby hospital by private vehicle. Officers found a trail of blood, a spent casing and bullet fragments at the crime scene, police said.

The 19-year-old suffered non-life-threatening injuries, police said.

Police said the shooter left the scene in a black Hyundai but has not been identified at this time.

The incident remains under investigation.

Anyone who may have information regarding the shooting is asked to call police at 216-587-9624.