1 victim stabbed, 1 victim hit by vehicle after shots fired at Lakewood bar

One person was stabbed and another person struck by a car after a fight
One person was stabbed and another person struck by a car after a fight(WOIO-TV)
Published: Jan. 22, 2023 at 10:18 AM EST
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LAKEWOOD, Ohio (WOIO) - Lakewood Police say one victim was stabbed and another victim was hit by a vehicle after gunshots were fired at East End Pub early Sunday morning.

This was one of two incidents of violence at Lakewood bar Sunday morning, one person was shot and another injured at Corky’s Place located at 13302 Detriot Avenue around 12:50 a.m.

Police say officers responded to the East End Pub at 11922 Madison Avenue on a report of people fighting.

As responding officers were en route, one officer heard a gunshot, police say.

The crowd began to disperse, and officers located two victims who had been injured.

Police say one victim had been struck by a vehicle that had left the scene.

Another victim suffered from what appeared to be knife wounds, police say.

Both victims were taken to MetroHealth Hospital to be treated for their injuries.

Police say the injuries do not appear to be life-threatening.

Police do not believe anyone was struck by gunfire.

Management at East End Pub declined an on-camera interview but told 19 News this was an isolated incident that happened outside of the bar and did not involve anyone inside at the time.

This incident remains under investigation.