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Man, 29, dead in Hollygrove shooting


A late night shooting in the Hollygrove neighborhood claims the life of a 29-year-old man.

The shooting happened around 11 p.m. Thursday night in the 8900 block of Heaton Street.

Dispatch initially received reports of a ‘man down' inside of a maroon Audi sedan. Officers arriving on the scene found the victim shot several time inside of the vehicle. He was pronounced dead at the scene.

Police say a weapon was also recovered at the scene.

Officials have not released any information on a motive or suspect at this time.

Citizens with information are asked to call Crimestoppers at 822-1111 or toll-free 1-877-903-STOP. You could receive a cash reward of up to $2,500 for the information leading to the arrest and indictment of the responsible person(s). You do not have to give your name nor testify to receive the reward. Citizens can also submit an anonymous tip online to Crimestoppers at

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