Cleveland police investigate west side homicide

An investigation is underway after a deadly shooting in the city of Cleveland.

It happened just before 1:30AM at West 145 and Puritas.

19 Action News has learned 32-year-old Richard Peyton was shot in the buttock. He later died at Fairview Hospital.

No arrests at this time.

The preliminary investigation reveals that Peyton was walking in the area of a parking lot when, for reasons unknown, he was shot.

Anyone with information regarding this incident is asked to call the Cleveland Division of Police Homicide Unit at 623-5464 or to contact Crimestoppers.

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