Thursday, September 17, 2020
Thursday, September 17, 2020

Old Man, 80, Takes Gun and SHOOTS, Kills Younger Elderly Neighbor, 68, Over Dog Complaint

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A 68-year-old woman was shot to death in Cleveland’s Union-Miles Park neighborhood Monday by an enraged 80-year-old bat who was arguing with another elder, Your Content has learned.

According to ABC 5, the gunfire erupted after she tried to break up an argument her 80-year-old neighbor was having with another neighbor about their dogs.

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The woman has been identified as Barbara Rogers, according to the Cuyahoga County Medical Examiner’s Office.

The incident happened in the 9300 block of Gorman Avenue at around 5:20 p.m.

Police said that a preliminary investigation indicates that the 80-year-old man was arguing with another neighbor in his yard about their dogs when the woman tried to intervene. The 80-year-old allegedly pulled out a gun, shot her multiple times and then walked back inside his home.

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Police said the woman and the suspect are also neighbors.

Authorities later arrested the man without incident. The man’s name and charges have not been released.

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