LAKEWOOD, OH (WOIO) - Lakewood police say they received a 911 call early Friday morning from a person stating their 23-year-old son just shot his 21-year-old girlfriend.
When officers responded to the 1400 block of Olivewood Avenue to investigate around 2:30 a.m., they were told that the shooting suspect ran into a neighboring backyard.
Officers then heard a gunshot and found the man suffering from a fatal self-inflicted gunshot wound.
Police say the girlfriend was taken to MetroHealth Hospital, where she is in intensive care.
Their identities have not yet been released.