Cleveland Police Investigate East Side Homicide

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The Cleveland Division of Police Homicide Unit is investigating the death of a 28-year-old male.

According to the police report, Harvey L. Phillips was found lying next to a vehicle, with a gunshot wound to the abdomen, around 1:18 a.m. Sunday by officers touring the area of East 117th Street and Temblett Avenue.

The victim was rushed to MetroHealth Medical Center, where he died from his injuries. The Cuyahoga County Medical Examiner’s Office has identified the victim as Harvey L. Phillips of Cleveland.

Investigators say gun shots were heard in the area, but no suspects were seen.

Stay with Fox 8 News and Fox8.com as their investigation continues.