Man killed in Hough shooting, woman nearby is injured

Man killed in Hough shooting, woman nearby is injured

Cleveland Police are investigating a shooting that left a 24-year-old man dead and a 19-year-old woman injured.

Shots were fired in the 9200 block of Hough around 7:20 p.m. on Friday, July 11.

According to police, while in a parking lot the man was approached by a group of people just before the shooting.He was struck in the torso.

The victim ran to a vehicle and was driven to Cleveland Clinic where he later died.

A 19-year-old woman who was at a nearby park with friends also sustained injuries.She was hit in the right back and right arm.

The victim fled to a community center building where she collapsed.

EMS conveyed the woman to MetroHealth Medical Center where she was treated and released.

The Cleveland Police Homicide Division was alerted and is handling the investigation.

The Cuyahoga County Medical Examiner will identify the man killed in this incident.

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