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Man killed in drive-by shooting in Cleveland’s Ohio City neighborhood identified

March 21, 2018 GMT

Man killed in drive-by shooting in Cleveland’s Ohio City neighborhood identified

CLEVELAND, Ohio -- A man who was fatally shot in a possible drive-by Monday afternoon in Cleveland’s Ohio City neighborhood has been identified.

Curtis Britton, 50, was shot near the Ohio 2 entrance off West 25th Street, Cleveland police said.

He was taken to MetroHealth Hospital about 12:40 p.m., authorities said. Police said Britton died from his injuries sustained in the shooting at the hospital.

Homicide detectives are investigating Britton’s death.

Britton was identified on the Cuyahoga County Medical Examiner’s website. Police confirmed his identity to cleveland.com.

Police did not give details about the shooting and have not said whether any arrests have been made in the shooting.

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