Sunday morning shooting claims life in Cleveland

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Updated: Jun. 14, 2020 at 8:01 AM EDT
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CLEVELAND, Ohio (WOIO) - The Cleveland Division of Police confirmed a homicide investigation is underway after a shooting claimed the life of a 22-year-old man on Sunday morning.

Sgt. Jennifer Ciaccia said the shooting happened around 3 a.m. on East 70th Street and Kinsman Avenue.

According to the report, officers responded to the scene for a shooting between two cars.

When they arrived, EMS was already on scene helping the victim before taking him to University Hospitals where he was later pronounced dead, according to Sgt. Ciaccia.

Sgt. Ciaccia said members of the Homicide Unit responded to the scene where they learned the victim was driving on Kinsman Avenue when a male in another car pulled up and shot into the victim’s car multiple times.

The victim’s car was recovered with multiple bullet holes, according to Sgt. Ciaccia.

According to Sgt. Ciaccia, no arrests have been made.

This was one of seven shootings to happen in Cleveland within 10 hours, according to Sgt. Ciaccia.

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