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Fatal shooting on Cleveland's east side

The Cleveland Division of Police Homicide Unit is investigating the circumstances surrounding the death of a 24-year-old man.

It happened at 4:17AM on East 138th Street.

Upon arrival, officers located two victims - one with a gunshot wound to the back and a second with lacerations to his head. Both men were conveyed to Southpoint Hospital where the victim of the gunshot wound - identified as Daniel McQueen - later expired from his injuries.  The victim with the lacerations to the head - identified as Nathaniel McQueen - was treated and released.  

Police say two men forcibly entered McQueen's home. While inside, the suspects assaulted one of the victims with a handgun and removed the other victim from the home. Once outside, the victim was shot in the back by the suspects. After shooting the victim, the suspects fled the scene in an undetermined direction.

Victims are brothers.

The Cleveland Division of Police is asking that anyone with information about this incident to contact the Division of Police 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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