Gunmen fire into group leaving 1 dead, another hurt

Gunmen fire into group leaving 1 dead, another hurt

CLEVELAND, OH (WOIO) - Cleveland Homicide Detectives are now investigating the death of a 24-year-old man killed early Sunday morning.

It happened around 2:30 a.m. in the 4000 block of Jennings Road.

Officers were called to the area for shots fired and one person shot.

While on scene they discovered the victim, Juan O. Mitchell, left the Iron City Cafe on foot with a group of people.

Two men walking nearby shot at the group, striking the first victim in the chest and another victim, a 27-year-old man.

Both men were taken to MetroHealth Medical Center where the 24-year-old later died. The 27-year-old was treated and released.

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

Authorities report that the suspects fled in an unknown vehicle.

Anyone with information is asked to contact homicide investigators.

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