33-year-old woman dies after shooting in Warrensville Heights

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Published: Jan. 31, 2023 at 11:42 AM EST|Updated: Jan. 31, 2023 at 3:11 PM EST
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WARRENSVILLE HEIGHTS, Ohio (WOIO) - A 33-year-old Cleveland woman died after being shot in Warrensville Heights over the weekend.

The shooting happened around 2:30 a.m. Jan. 27 in the 4500 block of Granada Blvd.

Warrensville Heights said a resident called 911 after hearing a gunshot and seeing a motionless female on the floor in the hallway.

According to officers, before they arrived on the scene, the female victim’s boyfriend had put her in a vehicle and drove her to South Pointe Hospital, where she died from her injuries.

The Cuyahoga County Medical Examiner identified the victim as Kayla Garcia and said she died of a gunshot wound to the neck and thorax.

Police said the investigation is ongoing and they are asking anyone with information to call them at 216-587-6530.