Man fatally shot in the head during robbery at Food Market

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CLEVELAND, Ohio — A 42-year-old man was fatally shot in the head Monday night during an aggravated robbery on the city’s east side, Cleveland police tell Fox 8 News.

It happened around 8 p.m. at the Food Market in the 3600 block of 116th Street.

Police say the man was taken to University Hospitals for treatment, where he later died. Relatives tell Fox 8 News the man was part-owner of the store, and a father of six.

Officials are looking for a black male who was wearing grey sweatpants, a blue hoodie and yellow shoes in connection with the crime.

Homicide detectives are investigating.  Anyone with information is asked to call the Cleveland Police Department.

Stick with Fox 8 News and for updates on this breaking story as they become available.

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