Bullet Through Ear Lodges in Man’s Head
CLEVELAND — The Cleveland Division of Police confirmed a man survived after he was shot in the ear canal and the bullet got lodged in his head.
Officers were called to the 13600 block of Benwood Avenue Thursday around 1 a.m. for a report of shots fired.
Emergency crews found the victim was hit in the right ear.
The man was taken to MetroHealth Medical Center where he was listed in stable condition.
A witness told police as he and the victim were walking up a driveway a group shot at them from several houses down on Benwood.
The victim also said he had been in a verbal argument with a male at the bar about 30 minutes before the shooting but wasn’t sure if that was related.
Police did not name any suspects.