CLEVELAND -- Cleveland police are investigating afterofficers opened fire on a suspect during a foot chase.
Police were called to the bar on East 131st Street at 2 a.m. for shots fired
Officers saw a man exit the bar with a handgun. The suspect was ordered to stop and drop the weapon. The man refused and tried to run away and officers chased him on foot.
During the chase, the man fired at the officers.Officers returned fire and struck the man several times.
He was taken into custody and then to the hospital for treatment of his injuries.
Police say prior to their arrival the same man had been kicked out of the bar for a fight. The man went to the car and retrieved the gun and then went back to the bar to confront the security guard.
The man fired into the air and shot the security guard in the leg.
No officers were hurt.