Fight between neighbors turns deadly

Fight between neighbors turns deadly

Cleveland Police are investigating a homicide that happened early Saturday morning in the 5200 block of Luther Avenue.

Police say a 55-year-old man was killed, and a 28-year-old man is in custody.

The call came in around 2:50 a.m. for a fight/neighbor trouble.  When police arrived the found the victim with head trauma.

EMS transported the victim, who at the time was conscious and communicating, but later died at MetroHealth Medical Center.

After speaking with witnesses, police learned that the victim and suspect were neighbors and had gotten into an argument over noise, which turned physical.  They say the suspect hit the victim in the head with his fists.

The cause of death with be determined by the Cuyahoga County Medical Examiner.

No names have been released.

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