5-year-old shot in robbery attempt at barbershop - Cleveland 19 News Cleveland, OH

5-year-old shot in robbery attempt at barbershop

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DOWNTOWN CLEVELAND, OH (WOIO) -

A 5-year-old was shot in the foot in Cleveland around 7:40 p.m. Wednesday, police said.

The shooting happened during an attempted robbery at a barbershop near West 59th Street and Storer Avenue. Police said barbershop employees, Rachad Ahmad and Abdiel Espinal Callaazo exchanged gunfire with three teenagers in self-defense.

During the shooting, Ross Sumlin, 26, was also shot in the back and groin. Both Sumlin and the child were taken to MetroHealth Medical Center and are in stable condition.

A 16-year-old suspect was also hit during the shootout. He was dropped off at Metro, though his condition is unknown.

The two other shooters are at large.

If you have any information give police a call.

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