CLEVELAND, Ohio (WOIO) - Police are looking for a gunman after a 12-year-old boy was shot on the city’s West side around 12:15 p.m. Friday.
Police said officers responded to the area of W. 25th Street and Division Avenue for a shooting.
The victim was standing outside when he was struck, witnesses said.
He was driven to St. Vincent Charity Medical Center by private vehicle before Cleveland EMS could respond to the scene.
His name has not been released.
The victim sustained severe facial injuries, police said.
No arrests have been made, and police continue to investigate.
Cleveland police are asking anyone with information to call them.