CLEVELAND, Ohio – Cleveland police have identified the victim of a fatal shooting.
Officers were called to the 1200 block of E. 185th Street around 3:10 a.m. Saturday.
Police found a man who had been shot in the stomach.
He’s been identified as 35-year-old Deon Taylor of Euclid.
According to Cleveland police, Taylor was with another man, making a purchase at a gas station, when the man accompanying the victim got into an argument with two other men. Taylor attempted to intervene and was shot.
The suspects fled, one in a vehicle and the other on foot.
The victim was transported by EMS to University Hospitals, where he died from his injuries.
Investigators do not have a description of the suspects.