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CLEVELAND -- Police are investigating the apparent shooting death of a 22-year-old man overnight as a homicide.

Police were called to the 4300 block of East 141st Street about midnight Tuesday after receiving a report of male shot.

Houston Anderson Jr. was taken to MetroHealth Medical Center, where he died Wednesday.

Police say the incident might have happened as a result of an attempted robbery. Witnesses say the shooter fled in a vehicle driven by a black male.

Cleveland police continue to investigate, and the Cuyahoga County medical examiner plans an autopsy for Thursday.