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Man fatally shot on Cleveland's east side

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E. 123rd & Chesterfield Avenue, Cleveland E. 123rd & Chesterfield Avenue, Cleveland
CLEVELAND, OH (WOIO) -

An investigation is underway after a man was shot on Cleveland's east side Monday morning.

It happened shortly after 10:30 a.m. in the 12300 block of Saywell Avenue.

The preliminary investigation reveals that the victim was sitting in a gold Saturn when an unknown man walked up to the Saturn and fired multiple shots through the passenger side window, hitting the victim.

The suspect then entered a two-tone Buick Century and fled northbound on E. 123rd street.

After the shooting, the victim attempted to drive away and crashed his vehicle at E. 123rd & Chesterfield Avenue.   

The Cleveland Division of Police is asking that anyone with information to contact the Homicide Unit at 216-623-5464. Anonymous information can be given to Crime Stoppers by calling 216-252-7463 or Text messaging to Text TIP657 plus your message to Crimes (274637).

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