24-year-old man shot and killed on East 38th Street near Longwood Avenue in Cleveland

CLEVELAND - Police say a man was killed in a shooting on Cleveland's east side Thursday morning.

The 24-year-old victim, who was shot on East 38th Street near Longwood Avenue, was taken to the hospital by a private vehicle and died just after 2 a.m., according to officers.

The Cuyahoga County Medical Examiner identified the victim as Kenyahta Steel, of Cleveland.

Police said the preliminary investigation reveals that a group of men were in the 2500 block of E. 38th Street, when the victim and suspect began to argue. During the argument, the suspect produced a handgun and shot the victim twice in the torso, according to officers.

Police searched the area and were unable to locate the suspect.

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