Two shot and killed on Throckley Avenue in Cleveland

CLEVELAND - Police are investigating the shooting deaths of two men in their 20s on Cleveland's east side Thursday night.

Police said they received a call for a man down on a dirt bike on Throckley Avenue in the 17500 block of Throckley Ave. At the scene, officers said they located one victim with a gunshot wound to the head and another with multiple gunshot wounds to the torso. They were also located with two dirt bikes.

The first victim was pronounced dead at the scene and the second victim was taken to MetroHealth Medical Center, where he died.

The two victims are 24-year-old DeAngelo Callahan, of Shaker Heights, and Cortez Rucker, 26, of Garfield Heights, according to the Cuyahoga County Medical Examiner's Office.

The official causes of death will be determined by the Cuyahoga County Medical Examiner's Office.

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