Woman shot in head outside Lorain Avenue bar in Cleveland dies, 3 women arrested

CLEVELAND - A woman who was shot in the head during a fight on Cleveland's west side died on Friday.

Cleveland police said a group of women were fighting inside the Red Pepper Lounge on Lorain Avenue and West 73rd Street at about 12:35 a.m. on Aug. 1st.

The group was escorted from the bar, but the fighting continued in the streets and that's when shots were fired.

The Cuyahoga County Medical Examiner's Office said the victim, 22 year-old Miquane Young, of Cleveland, died of a gunshot wound to her head.

Three women were arrested at the scene. The 18 year-old, 20 year-old and 23 year-old suspects are in jail awaiting aggravated murder charges.

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