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Gun violence claims the life of a toddler on Cleveland’s west side.

The shooting happened around 5:30 a.m. Tuesday at the corner of West 28th and Washington.

The 2-year old boy, identified as Derrice Alexander Jr., was shot at 2700 Washington. He was rushed to Lutheran Hospital and pronounced dead.

Police say the victim was shot during a domestic dispute and the child’s father is in custody. The couple also has a one-year-old child, who was not home at the time of the shooting.


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