CLEVELAND - Cleveland police are investigating after a man was shot and killed on the east side early Saturday morning.
The preliminary investigation reveals that the male victim, the suspect and several individuals were at a card game in the 700 block of East 92nd Street around 2:30 a.m.
During the card game the suspect became upset, produced a handgun and fired multiple shots, hitting the victim in the chest. After the shooting the suspect fled the scene in an undetermined direction.
Upon arrival on scene officers located the victim with multiple gunshot wounds to the chest. The victim was found unresponsive and pronounced dead on the scene.
The Cuyahoga County Medical Examiner’s office identified the victim as 56 years-old Kennis Grace
The suspect is believed to be a black male in his 40's.
The Cleveland Division of Police is asking that anyone with information in c/w this incident to contact the Homicide Unit at 216.623.5464. Anonymous information can be given to Crime Stoppers by calling 216.252.7463 or Text messaging to Text TIP657 plus your message to Crimes (274637).
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