Richmond Heights police: Fight between boyfriend, ex-boyfriend leads to shooting death
RICHMOND HEIGHTS, Ohio — Police released more details Sunday afternoon surrounding the shooting death of a man in Richmond Heights.
Police said around 3:50 Sunday morning, two men were visiting a mutual friend at Dorchester Village Apartments on Ruth Ellen Drive when they got into an argument.
Richmond Heights Police Chief Gene Rowe told FOX 8 the physical altercation was between a current boyfriend and the ex-boyfriend of a resident at the location.
At some point during the fight, the victim got into a vehicle; that’s when, police said, the suspect shot him.
The victim drove a short distance and crashed into other vehicles in the parking lot. Police said the 30-year-old man died at the scene.
The suspect was taken into custody; charges are pending.