SWAT team responds to suspected murder-suicide on Cleveland’s east side


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CLEVELAND (WJW)– Law enforcement is investigating a suspected murder-suicide that happened on Cleveland’s east side on Thursday.

According to the Cleveland Division of Police, officers responded to the scene at East 124th and Brackland Avenue where they found a woman shot and killed. Investigators say she suffered from multiple gunshot wounds to the chest.

(Photo: Cy Boord/FOX 8 News)

The Cleveland SWAT team was in the area on Gray Avenue for the suspect, an armed male, who locked inside a residence.

When the SWAT team made their way into the home around 10:30 p.m., investigators say they found the man dead with a suspected self-inflicted gunshot wound.

The suspected murder-suicide is still under investigation.

Keep checking with FOX 8 News and FOX8.com for updates.

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