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Super 8 shooting victim discharged from hospital


A man who was shot at Super 8 motel on Thursday has been discharged from MetroHealth Medical Center in Cleveland, according to a hospital spokeswoman.

Rodric Beard, 20, of Lorain, was listed in good condition after the shooting, which left him with a gunshot injury to his bottom ear.

Police are investigating the incident, which occurred at 2:06 a.m. Thursday.

Officers interviewed three men who reported seeing a purple-colored four-door Dodge at the time of the shooting.

Beard was found sitting in the passenger seat of a Ford Escape, which sustained bullet damage. None of the other vehicle’s occupants was injured.

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