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Man shot in face in Cleveland’s Bellaire-Puritas neighborhood

August 10, 2018

Man shot in face in Cleveland’s Bellaire-Puritas neighborhood

CLEVELAND, Ohio – A 50-year-old man was shot in the face early Friday in Cleveland’s Bellaire-Puritas neighborhood, police said.

Police did not provide an update on the man’s condition, but he was conscious and responsive while Cleveland EMS was taking him to MetroHealth for treatment, a Cleveland police spokesman said.

The shooting happened just after 1 a.m. on Guardian Avenue near West 125th Street, across the street from Brookfield Park, police said.

Police have not released any additional information about the shooting.

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