Man dropped off at Elyria hospital dies from shooting injuries

Man dropped off at Elyria hospital dies from shooting injuries
(Source: WOIO)
(Source: WOIO)

ELYRIA, OH (WOIO) - Authorities in Elyria have arrested 18-year-old Kajaun Anderson in connection with Tuesday night's homicide.

The investigation began after Cody Snyder was dropped off at University Hospital Tuesday night.

According to police, officers were dispatched to Clinton Avenue near Lake Avenue shortly after 8:30 p.m. for reports of shots fired.

Police were not able to find the shooting victim, but there was evidence at the scene that indicated that someone had been shot.

About 20 minutes later, an Elyria police officer was walking towards the emergency room doors at the hospital when he saw a car pull into the parking lot. Police say a man was heard yelling for help from inside the vehicle.

Snyder, 19, was found covered in blood lying on the passenger seat. The driver told officers that the he had been shot.

Emergency room staff rushed to assist him but he eventually died from his injuries.

Police are still investigating the incident.

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