Police: Landlord Arrested for Shooting Tenant

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CLEVELAND — A landlord is facing charges after Cleveland police say he shot his tenant.

Police were called to 12108 Marne Avenue around 8:00 p.m. Wednesday evening where they found a 50-year-old man with a gunshot wound to the abdomen. He was taken to MetroHealth Medical Center for his injuries.

Police say the victim rents the upstairs apartment from the accused shooter and both were returning home after having drinks at a nearby bar.

According to police, once home, an argument ensued, during which the landlord obtained a shotgun and shot the victim in the abdomen.

The landlord was arrested for Felonious Assault.

No other information was released.