Euclid Police: Deadly game of Russian roulette

Euclid Police: Deadly game of Russian roulette

EUCLID, OH (WOIO) - A Euclid teen is dead after playing Russian roulette.

It happened on April 11, just before 9:00 p.m. in the area of East 210 Street and Nicholas Avenue.

were called to the area for shots fired and when they arrived, they found the victim, 16-year-old Jacob Grant. He was lying in the street and two other young men were standing on the sidewalk.

The teens told officers that Jacob pulled out a gun from his jacket pocket, placed it against the side of his head, shouted "Russian Roulette" and pulled the trigger.

The gun was removed from the scene by Sgt. Walsh.

Paramedics transported the teen to Hillcrest Hospital where he died.

The incident remains under investigation.

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