CLEVELAND, OH (WOIO) –
A bar fight in downtown Cleveland turned deadly Sunday morning.
According to Cleveland Police, a fight broke out at Tavo Martini Loft located on Rockwell Avenue and E. 9th Street around 2:20 a.m. for a male shot.
Officers arrived on scene and were directed to a man in a restroom with a gunshot wound to his stomach.
The victim, Antwon Shannon, 28, of Garfield Heights was transported to MetroHealth Medical Center where he was pronounced dead.
Police were told at the bar that a fight broke out inside, and Shannon’s body was discovered after the fight was broken up.
The Cleveland Division of Police is asking that anyone with information about this incident to contact the Homicide Unit at 216-623-5464. Anonymous information can be given to Crime Stoppers by calling 216-252-7463 or Text messaging to Text TIP657 plus your message to Crimes (274637).
Article Courtesy of WOIO 19 Action News