EMS were called to the scene near St. Francis Catholic School along Myron Avenue at about 9 a.m.
Police tape could be seen set up in the area.
The Cuyahoga County Medical Examiner’s Office on Friday identified the victim as 39-year-old Sontonio Hollis of Cleveland.
Hollis was transported from the 1200 block of East 71st Street to a local hospital just after 9 a.m., and pronounced dead minutes later, according to a Friday news release.
His death has been ruled a homicide.
Police said a male suspect was taken in to custody.
FOX 8 News has reached out to the school for information.