Off-duty University Hospitals officer shot and robbed at East Cleveland ATM

Off-duty University Hospitals officer shot and robbed at East Cleveland ATM

EAST CLEVELAND, OH (WOIO) - According to East Cleveland police, an University Hospitals security officer was shot while off duty on Monday, June 18, around 7:40 a.m.

The incident took place at US Bank located at 1813 Forest Hill Boulevard in East Cleveland.

According to authorities, the off-duty officer was approached by an unknown black male with a gun, demanding his money after a withdrawing transaction.

The suspect then shot the officer taking his badge, wallet, and his off-duty weapon.

East Cleveland police said they are still gathering footage and interviewing witnesses.

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