Still No Sign of Facebook Murder Suspect UPDATE from Erie, PA Facebook Murder Suspect Found Dead!

<strike>Still No Sign of Facebook Murder Suspect</strike> UPDATE from Erie, PA Facebook Murder Suspect Found Dead!

CLEVELAND, Ohio — Despite a nationwide manhunt since Sunday, there is no sign of the suspect wanted for killing a Cleveland man and posting video of the act on Facebook.

Police say Steve Stephens, 37, murdered a man on East 93rd Street Sunday afternoon.

Stephens posted video of the crime on his Facebook page, then in a series of other live videos, claimed to kill others. According to Cleveland police, 74-year-old Robert Godwin, Sr. is the only victim.

The search for Stephens was expanded to multiple states, as officers and agents continue to investigate hundreds of tips. As of last night, there were no credible leads to his location, according to Cleveland police.

Police are expected to give an update in the case during a 9:30 a.m. press conference today.

Read more at Fox8 Cleveland

UPDATE

ERIE, Pa. – Facebook murder suspect Steve Stephens has been found dead of a self-inflicted gunshot wound in Erie, Pa.

“We have closure in regards to the search for Steve Stephens,” Mayor Frank Jackson said during a press conference Tuesday afternoon.

Chief Calvin Williams said that at just after 11 a.m. Pennsylvania State Police received a tip that Stephens’ vehicle was seen in a McDonald’s parking lot near Erie, Pa. A press release from the PA State Police states that troopers immediately began to canvas the area for Stephens and located him in his vehicle a short time later.

There were no injuries to law enforcement or members of the public.

Read more at Fox8 Cleveland

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  1. Retired Navy Spook 18 April, 2017, 10:00

    Dirtbag found dead of self-inflicted GSW an hour ago in PA.

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