Man dies after being shot in the back on Cleveland’s East Side, police say

Man dies after being shot in the back on Cleveland’s East Side, police say
(Source: WALB)

CLEVELAND, Ohio (WOIO) - A 22-year-old man died Sunday after being shot in the back on the city’s East side.

Cleveland police officers were called out to the 3600 block of E. 138th Street for a man shot in a vacant lot.

When officers arrived, they rendered first aid on John Cleggett until EMS transported him to University Hospitals.

John Cleggett was murdered on 10/11/2020.
John Cleggett was murdered on 10/11/2020. (Source: Facebook)

Witnesses told officers Cleggett was arguing with an unknown person before the shooting.

Anyone with information is asked to call Cleveland police at 216-623-5464 or Crimestoppers at 216-25-CRIME.

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