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Child, 2, wounded in drive-by shooting on Cleveland’s West Side

February 12, 2018 GMT

Child, 2, wounded in drive-by shooting on Cleveland’s West Side

CLEVELAND, Ohio — A 2-year-old child escaped with a minor wound in a drive-by shooting Sunday night on the West Side, police say.

The child had a “small abrasion” to the buttocks because of the shots fire, police spokeswoman Lt. Jennifer Ciaccia said.

The shooting occurred at about 9 p.m. outside the home on the 6800 block of Guthrie Avenue, which is just north of Lorain Avenue and west of West 65th Street in the Detroit-Shoreway neighborhood.

The mother was outside with the child, Ciaccia said.

Police remain on the scene investigating the incident.

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