CLEVELAND -- A 20-year-old man is dead following a Wednesday evening altercation outside a Convenient Food Mart.

Authorities say it started shortly after 8 p.m. in the parking lot at 9105 Denison Avenue.

Witnesses said the victim had been standing in the lot interacting with people inside a red SUV before he was seen running away from the vehicle. A short time later, the victim -- who was still on foot – and vehicle returned to the lot. That’s when an occupant inside the vehicle opened fire.

The victim was shot in the chest. He later died at MetroHealth Medical Center.

The red SUV fled the scene.