Officer Involved Shooting

The Cleveland Division of Police Use of Deadly Force Investigation Team is investigating a Felonious Assault on an on duty Cleveland Division of Police Crime Scene Investigation Unit Detective that occurred today at approximately 2:30 a.m., at E. 121st Street & Luke Avenue.

The preliminary investigation reveals that at approximately 2:30 a.m., the Crime Scene Investigation Unit Detective was in the area of E. 121st & Luke Avenue processing a burglary scene. While at his vehicle an unknown individual fired multiple shots at the detective. The detective returned fire. Fourth District Officers were notified and responded to the scene.

The CSI Detective is not reporting injury at this time.

After further investigation an arrest was made. A 31 year old male was arrested today without incident in the 10300 block of Harvard Avenue. He is currently being held in the Division’s Central Prison Unit awaiting charges.