The Cleveland Division of Police is seeking the public’s help in identifying suspects wanted for felonious assault shooting. On June 3, 2017, officers were patrolling in the area of E. 74/Superior avenue when they heard approximately 20 gunshots. Officers located a victim at the Sunoco gas station and provided first aid until the arrival of EMS. The victim had sustained a GSW to his arm and was treated at UH.
Preliminary information indicates that the victim was seated in a vehicle at the gas station when someone drove by in a vehicle and began shooting at victim. Victim then exited the vehicle he was sitting in and began shooting at the other vehicle. Victim then entered the gas station, gave his gun to another male and that male left the area. Victim/suspect was arrested for weapons charges and tampering with evidence.
These photos are of the suspects wanted in the shooting. The male in the red hat is the suspected shooter and the male with the ponytail was driving the vehicle. Anyone with information regarding the identity of these suspects is asked to contact investigators at 216-623-5318 or 216-621-1234. Anonymous information can be given to Crime Stoppers by calling 216-252-7463 or via text message: text TIP657 plus your message to Crimes (274637).