Cleveland police investigating after man shot multiple times

Update from Cleveland police on February 22, 2019: After further investigation into this matter, it has been determined that this incident was not a home invasion and that the matter appears to be drug-related.  This matter remains under investigation.  

CLEVELAND- Cleveland police are investigating after a man was shot multiple times.

According to police, officers are on E. 172nd St. after a 68-year-old man was shot several times on Thursday.

Police said the victim received a call from someone stating his house was being broken into.  He came home and upon entering the house, he saw two men inside.

The victim was kicked down the basement stairs and shot, police report.

He was taken to University Hospitals. His condition is not known. Police did not release any additional details.

The two suspects fled the scene. No arrests have been made.

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