Shooting victim found on White Avenue in Cleveland - News, Weather, Sports, Toledo, OH

Shooting victim found on White Avenue in Cleveland

Cleveland Police Officers find a shooting victim on the city's east side Tuesday morning.

Officers were called to the area of East 55th and Payne Avenue around 10:30 a.m. for a report of shots fired. After driving around, officers found the victim in the 5600 block of White Avenue.

Richard Thomas, 24, had been shot in the hip. He is now being treated at Metro.

A witnesses gave officers a description of the suspect and direction of travel. Officers quickly arrested a 24-year-old man in the area of Addison and Superior. He is not yet charged.

The motive for the shooting is still under investigation.

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