Man dies after being shot in the head on Cleveland’s east side

CLEVELAND-- A man died after a shooting on Cleveland's east side Thursday afternoon.

A woman said she was driving in the area and noticed the man lying on the sidewalk near the intersection of St. Clair Avenue and Galewood Drive.

The victim suffered a gunshot wound to the head and was pronounced dead at the scene, the Cleveland Division of Police said.

Homicide detectives are investigating.

The scene is less than a block away from Lake Erie Preparatory School, and is not far from East Clark Elementary School and Collinwood High School.

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