Gunman On the Loose After Overnight Shooting in Elyria

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ELYRIA, OH (WOIO) - A gunman remains on the loose after an overnight shooting in Elyria.

Gunfire erupted just after 2:30AM near Ely Square.

The victim - 31-year-old Richard L. Oliver - called 911 and informed officers he had been shot behind a bank near the First Merit on Court Street.

The Lorain man was taken to Metro by life-flight.

No word on his condition at this time.

Anyone with, information relative to this incident is asked to contact the Elyria Police Department at 440-323-3302 or the Elyria Police Department Detective Bureau at 440-322-1926.

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