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SWAT situation ends after shots fired at East Cleveland motel; standoff lasted nearly 14 hours

Authorities said the suspect had a gunshot wound in one arm.

EAST CLEVELAND, Ohio — A SWAT situation at the Noble Motel in East Cleveland, which started shortly before 2 p.m. Thursday, came to an end around 3:35 a.m. Friday.

Authorities say 35-year-old Eric Hudson from Cleveland had allegedly stolen keys from hotel management and barricaded himself in a room.

Police say Hudson exchanged gunfire with authorities. When he surrendered, police say Hudson had a gunshot wound to the arm and was taken to the hospital.

It is unknown what initially led to the standoff.

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