Press Release from MHPD 12:04PM on February 20, 2017:
On Friday, February 17, 2017, Maple Heights Officers responded to the area of 19302 Raymond for a report of a carjacking and a male shot. Officers arrived and found one male who was shot in the thigh and a female who was pistol whipped. The male who was shot was transported to Metro Hospital and released Sunday night. He is recuperating from his injuries. The female, who sustained minor injuries, was treated at the scene.
The suspects were 2 black males who were both armed with handguns. The vehicle taken was a 2001 Nissan Altima. This vehicle was recovered on Saturday February 19th, 2017, after Bedford Heights Officers observed the vehicle in their City. A pursuit occurred and 4 people were taken into custody. The parties taken into custody were 2 female juveniles, 1 male juvenile, and an adult male.
Anyone with information related to this case is urged to contact the Maple Heights Detective Bureau: (216) 587-9624 or Detectives@mhpd-ohio.com
As always, information can be supplied to Crime Stoppers using the contact information listed below.