Join the Cleveland Scene Press Club. Because No News is Bad News.

Thursday, October 8, 2015

Shots Fired at CSU Apartment Building

Posted By on Thu, Oct 8, 2015 at 11:08 AM

No one was injured after an unknown gunman (or gunmen) fired about 20 shots from a vehicle into the Langston Apartments at E. 24th St. and Chester on the Cleveland State University campus early Thursday morning. But CSU officials are urging students and staff to remain on alert.

The vehicle was described, in a CSU safety bulletin, as a "possibly white or silver, newer model Chevy Malibu" and was seen fleeing onto I-90, headed west. The bullets struck windows and the side of the Langston building.

The shooting was reported at 2:40 a.m. 

It is not yet known how many people were in the vehicle. CSU Police and Cleveland Police were on scene investigating. has reported that Cleveland police have taken over. 

UPDATE: Channel 5 reports that, per police investigation, the bullet holes in the Langston were likely the result of a shootout between two cars. 

Tags: , , , ,

We welcome readers to submit letters regarding articles and content in Cleveland Scene. Letters should be a minimum of 150 words, refer to content that has appeared on Cleveland Scene, and must include the writer's full name, address, and phone number for verification purposes. No attachments will be considered. Writers of letters selected for publication will be notified via email. Letters may be edited and shortened for space.

Email us at

Cleveland Scene works for you, and your support is essential.

Our small but mighty local team works tirelessly to bring you high-quality, uncensored news and cultural coverage of Cleveland and beyond.

Unlike many newspapers, ours is free – and we'd like to keep it that way, because we believe, now more than ever, everyone deserves access to accurate, independent coverage of their community.

Whether it's a one-time acknowledgement of this article or an ongoing pledge, your support helps keep Cleveland's true free press free.

Read the Digital Print Issue

October 21, 2020

View more issues


Never miss a beat

Sign Up Now

Subscribe now to get the latest news delivered right to your inbox.


© 2020 Cleveland Scene: 737 Bolivar Rd., Suite 4100, Cleveland, OH 44115, (216) 505-8199
Logos and trademarks on this site are property of their respective owners.

Website powered by Foundation