5 year old girl and mother shot in the head, police investigating
Police are investigating a shooting that occurred in Cleveland last night. The shooting left a 5 year old girl dead, and put her 33 year old mother in the hospital.
The 5 year old and her mother were sitting inside their SUV on Sunday night when a gunman fired multiple shots into the vehicle. It happened at 11:15pm in the 12800 block of Crossburn Avenue.
The two were taken to MetroHealth Medical Center where the 5 year old died and her mother is still being treated.
The suspect left in a green SUV. The vehicle was seen near the 1200 block of Kirton Avenue, and the investigation led police to the 3500 block of Riverside Avenue.
SWAT officers checked the area and found the house to be empty. Motives are under investigation.
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