Man shot in legs, abdomen during argument in Cleveland

CLEVELAND - A man was shot in his legs following an argument on Cleveland's east side Tuesday evening.

Cleveland police were called to East 71st Street near St. Clair Avenue at about 5 p.m.

Police said the 29-year-old victim was arguing with two men inside a house, and was shot in his legs and abdomen. He was taken to MetroHealth Medical Center for treatment.

Both men fled after the shooting.

Anyone with information should contact the Fifth District Detective Bureau at 216-623-5518. Anonymous tips can be sent to Crimes Stoppers by texting "TIP657" to 274637, or calling 216-252-7463.

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