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Man killed in Cleveland’s Shaker Square neighborhood

Man killed in Cleveland’s Shaker Square neighborhood
Man killed in Cleveland’s Shaker Square neighborhood(Dan Stamness/WOIO)
Published: Sep. 22, 2021 at 6:13 AM EDT
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CLEVELAND (WOIO) - Police are investigating after a man was shot to death late Tuesday night.

The man was found in the bedroom of an apartment in the 2600 block of North Moreland Boulevard, in Cleveland’s Shaker Square neighborhood, according to Cleveland Police.

Emergency crews on the scene tried to save the victim, 27-year-old Ashante James Dortch of Cleveland, but he died at the scene.

Cleveland Police said Dortch came to the suspect’s home home with another woman, at which time an argument ensued.

The suspect, who Dortch knew, shot Dortch and then ran away.

Police arrested the suspect in the area of Larchmere Avenue and Martin Luther King Jr. Boulevard.

They have not identified the suspect yet.

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