Cleveland Police identify victim in fatal shooting on East 61 Street, officers still searching for shooter

Murder victim on East 61 Street and Bonna Avenue identified.
Murder victim on East 61 Street and Bonna Avenue identified.(Google)
Updated: Jul. 22, 2019 at 9:18 AM EDT
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CLEVELAND, Ohio (WOIO) - Cleveland Police identified the man found shot to death on the city’s East Side.

Officers responded to a shooting and man down on East 61st Street and Bonna Avenue at 11:35 a.m. Sunday, according to a police report.

The victim, 29-year-old Tavion Hallins was found in a field with a gunshot wound to the head, police said.

Hallins was taken to University Hospital where he was pronounced dead.

Police learned on scene that Hallins may have been involved in a verbal argument with the person who shot him.

The shooter drove off in an unknown vehicle, officials said.

No arrests have been made.

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