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Man shot in front of children in Elyria apartment complex

Shooting is under investigation
Posted at 11:50 PM, Sep 30, 2016

Police are investigating a Friday night shooting at an apartment complex in Elyria.

The shooting happened just before 9:40 p.m. in the 1800 block of Middle Avenue.

Witnesses say the victim was shot in front of his children when three suspects barged into the home during the family's movie night. The children were not harmed.

Elyira police said the victim was transported to the hospital in critical condition.

Officers also say they are looking for three suspects, but descriptions are vague.