Veteran shot on Hough Avenue Sunday morning

Veteran shot on Hough Avenue Sunday morning

Cleveland Police are investigating after a veteran was shot near E. 90th and Hough Avenue Sunday morning.

Police received the call around 7:30 a.m. to respond to the VA Hospital for a male that had been shot.  The victim, 62-year-old Charles Hobbs of Cleveland, was shot in the lower part of his body.

Hobbs told police he didn't know who the suspect was or which direction they fled.

He was transferred to MetroHealth Medical Center.

The Cleveland Division of Police is asking that anyone with information about this incident to contact the Third District Detective Bureau at 216-623-5318. 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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