Cleveland police investigating 118th murder

Cleveland police investigating 118th murder

CLEVELAND, OH (WOIO) - A 24-year-old man was shot and killed on Friday, Nov. 27 around 10:45 p.m. in the 4000 block of E. 71st Street.

He's identified as Amos Jones Jr., 24, of Garfield Heights.

Cleveland Officers and paramedics found the victim lying on the ground with multiple gunshot wounds.

He was transported to MetroHealth Medical Center where he was pronounced dead.

Witnesses reported hearing several shots and seeing victim on the ground. Police do not have a description of the shooter. Anyone with information is urged to contact the homicide unit at 216-623-5464.

The Cuyahoga County Medical Examiner will determine the final cause of death.

This is Cleveland's 118th murder. Last year the city had a total of 102 murders.

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