Janna Terry Death – Obituary, Woman Killed, Friend Injured In Shootout During Drug Deal In Cleveland’s Central Neighborhood

By | January 14, 2022

Janna Terry Death – Obituary – One woman is dead and another injured in a late Wednesday shootout during a drug deal in the city’s Central neighborhood, according to police.

Janna Terry, 23, died in the shooting, according to police and the Cuyahoga County Medical Examiner. No arrests have been made.

The shooting happened about 8 p.m. on Woodland Avenue, in the Cuyahoga Metropolitan Housing Authority’s Outhwaite Homes.

Terry and a 26-year-old woman drove together to buy drugs from someone and parked on the side of the road, according to police.

Terry walked up to another car and a shootout ensued, according to police. Terry was shot several times in the head and body, police said. A bullet also grazed the 26-year-old woman’s head.

Janna Terry Death – Obituary, Woman Killed, Friend Injured In Shootout During Drug Deal In Cleveland’s Central Neighborhood

CMHA police gave Terry emergency medical attention until an ambulance took her to MetroHealth, where she died. The 26-year-old woman drove herself to St. Vincent Charity Hospital, where she was treated, according to police.