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CLEVELAND - A man was shot and killed on Monday morning in the parking lot of USA Food Mart on the east side of Cleveland.
Cleveland police responded to East 123rd Street at around 8:15 a.m. to reports of shots fired. Police said a 40-year-old man became involved in a verbal and physical altercation with a man who shot him and then fled the scene in a white 4-door vehicle.
The victim was found laying on the ground in the parking lot of USA Food Mart. EMS transported him to University Hospitals where the man was pronounced dead.
The homicide unit and the Cuyahoga County Medical Examiner's office responded to the scene to investigate. Anyone with information regarding this incident is asked to contact homicide investigators at 216-623-5464.