Man dies after being shot and crashing car on Cleveland's East side

A 29-year-old was shot was shot near East 118th and Buckeye Ave, Saturday evening. 

According to reports, the victim was stopped in his car talking to someone else in a separate vehicle when two unknown black males walked by and fired shots. 

The victim was shot and hit the gas inside his vehicle, lost control and crashed into a building. 

With gunshot wounds to the chest and back,he was transported to University Hospitals where he later died. 

A 27-year-old white male was standing outside the vehicle as officials arrived.

He was later arrested after he was seen removing a duffel bag filled with drugs from the vehicle and placing it behind a building. 

Anyone with any information is asked to call investigators at (216) 621-1234. 


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