An 80-year-old man was arrested after being suspected of shooting and killing his 68-year-old neighbor, according to reports by the Cleveland Police Department.
The police were called at around 5:20 pm. On Monday, after Animal Control reported that a woman was shot at Building 9300 on Gorman Street. The woman was found with bullet wounds dumped in a front garden. The woman’s death was announced once emergency responders took her to MetroHealth Medical Center.
Upon investigation, homicide investigators said the woman’s 80-year-old neighbor was arguing with another neighbor about their dogs. The victim reportedly tried to resolve the dispute when the suspect shot her several times. He reportedly returned home after the shooting.
The man reportedly did not resist arrest, and went with the officers without incident.
Police are continuing to investigate the matter. Anyone with information regarding the accident is encouraged to contact the police.