Man Shot Outside Convenience Store

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CLEVELAND — When a man tried to fight back against a group of robbers, he ended up getting shot and killed.

It happened around 12:30 a.m. Friday outside the Urban Food Market at the intersection of East 79th Street and Cedar Avenue.

Cleveland Police said three men approached the 48-year-old victim as he walked out of the store. According to investigators, the victim was shot as he attempted to fight off a robbery attempt. After shooting the victim, the men robbed him and ran away.

When police arrived, they found the victim with a gunshot wound to the head. He was rushed to a nearby hospital where he died.

A 22-year-old man was arrested. Two other suspects remain at large.

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