Police investigate Christmas morning murder on Cleveland's west side

Police investigate Christmas morning murder on Cleveland's west side

CLEVELAND, OH (WOIO) - Cleveland police are investigating a homicide on Christmas morning in the 3200 block of West 44th Street.

Officers responded at approximately 1 a.m. Monday for a shooting and found an unidentified 29-year-old Caucasian male suffering from a gunshot wound.

The shooting victim was rushed to MetroHealth Hospital by paramedics, where he was eventually pronounced deceased.

Witnesses told police that the victim allegedly pointed a weapon at an unidentified subject during an argument. He was then shot.

Detectives are still investigating the shooting.

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