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The Cleveland Division of Police is investigating an incident at Jefferson Park in Cleveland in which three people were shot.
According to police, the shooting happened around 9:30 p.m. on Monday in the 13200 block of Lorain Avenue when officers were called to the scene for reports
Upon arrival, police located three individuals who had been wounded by gunshots near the basketball courts in the public park.
Officials confirmed to 3News that EMS transported an 18-year-old with a gunshot wound to the lower leg, a 21-year-old male with a gunshot wound to the leg, and a 28-year-old with a gunshot wound to the abdomen. The victims were taken to both MetroHealth and Fairview Hospital.
Police told 3News’ Marisa Saenz that they are asking currently asking neighbors for any video footage from home security cameras that may be available.
No other information is available at this time.
This is a developing story. Check back with 3News for updates.