Cleveland man shot by Euclid police dies; Officer released from hospital

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EUCLID, Ohio-- The man shot by Euclid police Monday morning died from his injuries.

He has been identified as 23-year-old Luke Stewart of Cleveland.

Officers responded to South Lake Shore Boulevard near East 215th Street shortly before 7 a.m. for a report of a suspicious vehicle.

A Euclid officer eventually shot Stewart, police said in a news release on Monday. The man later died from those wounds.

An officer was taken to an area hospital for a medical evaluation and released.

The Ohio Attorney General's Office Bureau of Criminal Investigation is aiding in the investigation and is working to determine if the suspect was armed.

A neighbor reported hearing several gunshots.

The officer was placed on paid administrative leave, per department policy.

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