Cleveland police investigate fatal shooting

Cleveland police are investigating after a deadly shooting on the city's west side.

The shooting happened Tuesday night around 11:40PM on West 53rd Street.

A neighbor tells police she heard a gunshot, stepped outside and saw the victim lying in the street. She immediately called 911.

The victim was rushed to Metro with a gunshot wound to the shoulder. He died a short time later.

No word on the victim's identity at this time, but police say he is between the ages of 45 and 55.

The Cleveland Division of Police is asking that anyone with information about this incident to contact the Homicide Unit at 216.623.5464. Anonymous information can be given to Crime Stoppers by calling 216.252.7463 or Text messaging to Text TIP657 plus your message to Crimes (274637).

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