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Medical Examiner identifies man fatally shot on Cleveland's east side

The Cuyahoga County Medical Examiner has identified the man killed in the double shooting on Cleveland's east side Monday night.

20-year-old Andre Lawson was shot around 8:30 p.m. in the area of East 156th and Damon Avenue. He had been shot multiple times, was transported to MetroHealth Medical Center were he was pronounced dead.

A second victim was shot in the arm and is being treated at Euclid General Hospital.

The early police investigation indicates that both victims were in the area of 15600 block of Damon Avenue when three men with a gun chased the victims.  As the suspects chased the victims, they fired numerous shots.  After the shooting, the suspects fled the scene.

There have been no arrests at this time.

The Cleveland Division of Police is asking that anyone with information in connection with 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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