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Man, 21, dies after shooting Sunday in Toledo

Investigators said Cayvon Wells, 21, was shot at least once and taken to a hospital shortly before 1 p.m.
Published: May. 15, 2022 at 4:56 PM EDT
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TOLEDO, Ohio (WTVG) - A man died after he was shot Sunday in the area of Upton Avenue in Toledo, police said.

Investigators said Cayvon Wells, 21, was shot at least once and taken to a hospital shortly before 1 p.m. He did not survive.

Police were called to the area of Upton and Milburn Avenue for a Shotspotter alert. They found Wells in the 2200 block of Isherwood Street.

Police were seen investigating a car that crashed into bushes on Isherwood just off Macomber Street. The crime scene started near Upton and Macomber where police recovered multiple shell casings including in an alley.

According to the Lucas County Coroner’s Office, Wells was killed from a gunshot wound to the left thigh. The office ruled his death a homicide.

Police didn’t release information about possible suspects.

This marks the 21st homicide in Toledo this year.

Anyone with information is asked to call Crime Stoppers.

Police recovered several shell casings in the area of Upton and Macomber including in an ally.
Police recovered several shell casings in the area of Upton and Macomber including in an ally.(WTVG)

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