CLEVELAND — The man taken to the hospital by EMS following a shooting Tuesday afternoon has died from his injuries.
The shooting occurred on Miles Avenue and Lotus Avenue at approximately 2:11 p.m. Police say the Eddie Morrison, 46, was approached by two teenage males, one of whom produced a handgun and shot the victim in the abdomen. Both teens then fled on foot.
The victim was taken to MetroHealth Medical Center where he later died.
Police say the motive for the shooting is currently unknown. Anyone with information is asked to contact the Cleveland police Fourth District Detective Bureau at (216) 623 – 5218. Anonymous information can be given to Crime Stoppers at (216) 252 – 7463 or texting TIP657 to Crimes (274637).