A 20-year-old man was shot at a party at 22006 Halworth Road in Beachwood Aug. 3.

The victim was transported to Cleveland Clinic Hillcrest Hospital in Mayfield Heights with non-life-threatening injuries, according to a news release from the city of Beachwood.

Beachwood dispatch received several calls at 1:41 a.m., according to the release.

Beachwood dispatch advised officers that the Beachwood Fire Department was with a person at a shopping center at 24601 Chagrin Blvd. who suffered a gunshot wound, the release stated.

“Officers who responded to the residence stated that there were numerous people leaving the scene. Officers learned that the house was rented by the homeowner for a party, through VRBO, a vacation rental online marketplace.

“An argument ensued between a group of males and a single shot was fired striking (the man). Beachwood residents were not involved in the altercation. The Ohio Bureau of Criminal Investigation responded and processed the scene for evidence. Investigation is ongoing.”

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