Chiffion Jefferson Death – Obituary : Authorities say a 28-year-old mother was fatally shot inside her Garden Valley apartment early Saturday.
28-year-old Cleveland mom murdered in Garden Valley apartment
According to the Cleveland police, the suspect identified only as a female is still at large.
Chiffion Jefferson was identified as the victim of the incident by the Cuyahoga County Medical Examiner.
Cleveland police responded to the 7500 block of Garden Valley Avenue at about 7:30 a.m. Saturday for a shots fired reports.
Arriving officer located Jefferson on the floor with a gunshot wound to the chest. She was transported to the University Hospital, where she was declared dead, according to reports.
Authorities said the female suspect ran to her own apartment in the 7500 block of Garden Valley Avenue.
“Cleveland SWAT officers responded and searched the suspect’s apartment and several others in the complex but did not find the woman,” according to a new release.
“Jefferson’s children were home at the time of the shooting, but were not injured,” according to police.