Shooting Victim Sedated after being Combative with Hospital Staff

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CLEVELAND, OH (WOIO) - Cleveland Police are investigating their second shooting Saturday.

Just after 2AM at E. 144th and Glendale, a male was shot in the shoulder and taken by private auto to South Point Hospital.

The 21-year-old victim was uncooperative and combative with hospital staff while they attempted to treat him. The victim was flown to MetroHealth Medical Center where he was sedated and finally received treatment.

There are no arrests or suspect information at this time.

The Cleveland Division of Police is asking that anyone with information to contact the Fourth District Detective Bureau at 216.623.5418.

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