The July 4 holiday had left 20 injured and three injured in Cleveland, according to the police report.
In a joint statement today, Mayor Frank J. Jackson, Director of Public Safety Cary Howard and Chief of Police Calvin Williams expressed their anger at the incidents.
They said, “Armed violence and violent crime are on the rise.” “Specifically this weekend, the city of Cleveland experienced a large number of incidents involving gunfire, resulting in the tragic killing of three people. There is no excuse for this violent activity and the police are actively chasing the perpetrators. We remind citizens to do their part. If you see Something, say something. “
All shootings occurred between 8 pm. Yesterday and 5 am this morning.
Here’s what the police report on each incident so far
A man arrived at the Cleveland Clinic with a gunshot wound to his arm. He was reportedly shot on 148 East Street.
9:30 pm: An eight-year-old girl was shot in the arm while she was traveling in the back seat of a car. There is no suspect at the time, but the child is in stable condition. The accident happened at the corner of East 139th Street and Harvard Road.
9:40 pm: The Cleveland Homicide Investigators are investigating an incident in which two people were injured and another was shot in block 3800 from West 152st Street, where there was the July 4 party. The suspect was reportedly detained after biting and fighting with the officers.
11pm: A male shotgun was found in the neck at the corner of Nelson Avenue and Martin Luther King Jr. Drive. The authorities announced his death at the scene. No arrests have been made in this matter yet.
1 am: A 37-year-old man arrived at Metro Health Hospital with a gunshot wound to the knee. The shooting was reported to have occurred at the corner of 130 Street and Blair Street.
1 am: Upon arrival at Lutheran Hospital, a 29-year-old man was found with a live bullet in the foot and shoulder. It is unclear where this accident occurred.
2 pm: A twenty-four-year-old was injured in the leg in West 65 and Dennison Avenue. He was taken to Fairview General Hospital by private car.
2 am: Police say a 23-year-old girl arrived at Metro Health Hospital with gunshot wounds to the chest. He also arrived by private car.
Three in the morning: Two victims were shot in a 12,000 complex on Brookpark this morning. A 30-year-old man was shot in the back and a 29-year-old man was injured in the groin. MetroHealth Hospital treated their injuries.
Three in the morning: The victim was transferred to university hospitals after being discovered at the corner of 116 Street and Kensman Road with a bullet in the thigh.
Three in the morning: It was announced that a fifty-year-old boy had died in university hospitals from his wounds sustained by gunshot wounds. The man was taken to hospital from the corner of 106th Street East and Boulevard Shaker by EMS.
4 am: 54 years old was shot in the hip last night in Block 41000 of East 139th Street. He was treated at Marymount Hospital.
Five in the morning: Three people were shot in 147 East Street early in the morning, which led them to go to university hospitals for treatment. A 17-year-old girl was shot in the chest, an 18-year-old woman was shot in the leg and a 22-year-old woman was wounded in the chest and leg.
Five in the morning: A trio arrived at MetroHealth Hospital with gunshot wounds. This accident occurred at the corner of Fullerton and Fleet, and a 15-year-old boy was shot in the arm, and a 17-year-old boy was hit in the shoulder and thigh of a 26-year-old man, who was shot by the biceps.
The Police and Cleveland Command remind citizens that anonymous tips can be provided to criminals at 216-25-CRIME.