15-year-old boy in Cleveland dies after shooting, police say

15-year-old boy in Cleveland dies after shooting, police say

CLEVELAND, Ohio (WOIO) - A 15-year-old boy died after being shot in the torso and the suspect is on the loose, Cleveland Police said.

Cleveland Police responded to Woodland Avenue shortly before 11 a.m. Monday.

The victim was assisted by EMS and taken to MetroHealth Hospital for treatment, police said.

The boy was pronounced dead at the hospital later on in the day.

Police said the suspect may have been driving a white Sedan.

Members of the homicide unit, along with the Cuyahoga County Medical Examiner responded.

Cleveland Police said this incident remains under investigation.

Anyone with information regarding this matter is asked to contact investigators at 216-623-5464. Anonymous information can be provided via Crimestoppers at 216-25-CRIME.

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