Young Man Found Dead in Street Identified

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CLEVELAND — Police are investigating the death of an 18-year-old male who was shot and killed.

The Cuyahoga County Medical Examiner’s Office identified him Thursday as Mario Braxton, 18.

Officers responded to E. 92nd Street and Superior Avenue around 8:00 p.m. Wednesday where Braxton, who was unresponsive, was found lying in the street with multiple gunshot wounds.

He was taken to MetroHealth Medical Center where he died from his injuries.

Anyone with information is asked to call the Cleveland Division of Police Homicide Unit.