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CLEVELAND — Just as an argument at a party in Cleveland was starting to deescalate, a 17-year-old was shot in the head.

According to the Cleveland Division of Police, it happened outside in the 1300 block of E. 166th Street Sunday around 1:04 a.m.

The victim was taken to MetroHealth Medical Center for treatment.  He later died.

The Cuyahoga County Medical Examiner’s office identified him as Kortez McRae.

Anyone with information on the shooting should call the Third District Detective Bureau at (216) 623-5318.