20-year-old man killed in Cleveland, official says

Published: Jul. 15, 2021 at 9:41 AM EDT|Updated: Jul. 15, 2021 at 11:35 AM EDT
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CLEVELAND, Ohio (WOIO) - A 20-year-old Cleveland man died Wednesday after being shot multiple times on the city’s East side.

The Cuyahoga County Medical Examiner identified the victim as Devantae Smith.

Cleveland police said Smith was found in the area of Glendale Avenue and Lee Hts. Road around 11:20 p.m. Wednesday.

Officers provided first aid until EMS transported Smith to University Hospitals, where he was pronounced dead.

Witnesses told police Smith and an unidentified man were shooting at each other when the victim was struck.

The second shooter fled the scene and had not been identified.

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