20-year-old stabbed to death in East Cleveland

CLEVELAND - A 20-year-old man is dead after a stabbing in East Cleveland Wednesday night.

East Cleveland police said they learned of the incident in the 1500 block of Belmar Road at 11:39 p.m.

The victim, K Wan De Shawn Cook, was taken to University Hospitals where he was pronounced dead.

A suspected was arrested in connection with the deadly stabbing.

The name of the suspect will be released pending charges from the East Cleveland Prosecutor's Office.

Anyone with information is asked to contact East Cleveland Police at 216-681-2162 or -2163.

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