Investigation: Walden Ave. homeowner kills intruder

Investigation: Walden Ave. homeowner kills intruder

A man is dead following a Tuesday night shooting in Cleveland.

Police said the victim, whom they identified as Joseph W. Eason, 19, was shot at 16804 Walden Ave.

Eason and another man were allegedly breaking into the house when the homeowner came home and surprised them. The homeowner told police that during a confrontation with the suspects he shot Eason while his partner fled. The second suspect is still on the run.

Eason was pronounced dead at MetroHealth Medical Center.

Police said the investigation is ongoing.

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