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Police: Female homicide victim later identified as male

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Police at the scene of the shooting on W.25th Street (Source: WOIO) Police at the scene of the shooting on W.25th Street (Source: WOIO)
CLEVELAND, OH (WOIO) -

Cleveland police say the victim killed on West 25th Street Friday morning, who was originally reported to be a woman, was actually a man.

Laron Kidd, 22, was found shot dead in a car on Friday December 6th.

Police originally reported the victim to be a woman because he was wearing women's clothing.

The victim was killed on Friday, December 6th at 21270 W. 25th Street at 2:12 a.m.

Initial investigation says a witness heard one shot and saw someone flee the scene, but there is no description of the suspect. 

The Cleveland Police Homicide Unit is currently investigating. 

Anyone with information should contact the Homicide Unit at 216.623.5464.

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