Cleveland police: 16-year-old boy shot ‘multiple times’

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A 16-year-old boy was shot multiple times near East 79th Street and Ansel Road in Cleveland. (Photo Credit: Fox 8 News)

CLEVELAND — A 16-year-old boy is hospitalized after being shot multiple times Saturday night, Cleveland police confirmed to Fox 8 News.

It happened just before 11 p.m. on near East 79th Street and Ansel Road.

Police said he was taken to University Hospitals for multiple gunshot wounds; his condition is unknown.

Further details, including suspect information, were not immediately released.

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