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Police: Bike bandit robs and shoots teen

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The Cleveland Division of Police Fourth District Detective Bureau is investigating an aggravated robbery and shooting that occurred Thursday, August 1, 2013 at 2:30 PM.

Police say a 16 year old black male victim was approached by a black male riding a BMX type bicycle, the suspect produced a handgun and robbed the victim.

The suspect shot the victim several times during the robbery. He was hit in his torso and legs.

The suspect is described as a black male wearing a light colored shirt and black pants. He has a street name of "Fattie Mike".

He was last seen riding the bicycle eastbound on Benham from East 116th Street.

The victim was transported to MetroHealth Medical Center where he is being treated for his injuries.

Anyone with information regarding this incident is asked to contact the Fourth District Detective Bureau at 216-623-5418. Anonymous information can be given to Crime Stoppers by calling 216.252.7463 or via text message: text TIP657 plus your message to Crimes (274637).

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