Sheffield Lake home shot into in broad daylight by men forcing their way in while residents were inside

Sheffield Lake home shot into in broad daylight by men forcing their way in while residents were inside
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SHEFFIELD LAKE, Ohio (WOIO) - The Sheffield Police Department is investigating after men shot into a house they were forcing their way into while the residents were home on Wednesday morning.

Police said the shooting happened in the 700 block of Howell Street around 8:20 a.m.

According to police, the residents heard a noise at the back door and saw two or three men starting to force their way inside.

One of the men then fired a gun into the house and struck the kitchen floor, according to police.

Police said the suspects then ran away.

Sheffield Police confirmed no one was injured.

Anyone with information on the suspects are urged to call Sheffield Lake Police at (440) 949-7131.

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