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Bystander shot to death on Cleveland porch

Bystander shot to death on Cleveland porch

(Cleveland) — 20-year-old james Swindler, Jr. was fatally shot Sunday as he was standing on a porch in Cleveland.

Cleveland police say officers were called to the scene about 11 a.m. Sunday. Swindler was found with a gunshot wound to the abdomen.

Police say paramedics took Swindler to MetroHealth Medical Center, where he died.

media outlets report that police say Swindler apparently was a bystander and not involved in an exchange of gunfire that allegedly occurred between two males.

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