One man dead after shooting near East 55th and Woodland


CLEVELAND -- The medical examiner has confirmed the identity of the young man killed in the parking lot of an Eastside gas station.

Police are still investigating the shooting death of 26-year-old Donald Coley.

The shooting happened early Saturday morning around 2:40 a.m. near E.55th St. and Woodland Ave.

Police heard gunshots and found a large crowd gathered in a gas station parking lot nearby.

Officers found an unresponsive male victim, who was pronounced dead at the scene.

According to police, the victim was engaged in an altercation with another male leading up to the shooting.

There is no description of the suspect or suspects, who fled the scene immediately.

Anyone with information is urged to call Cleveland Police at 216-623-5464.

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