Facebook murder suspect dead in Pennsylvania

photo courtesy of the Cleveland Police Department

A nationwide manhunt is over. The Pennsylvania State Police confirmed through Twitter that Steve Stephens, the man accused of killing a Cleveland, Ohio retiree is now dead. 

Stephens was wanted for aggravated murder and the shooting death of a 74-year-old man in Cleveland on Sunday.

He was linked to the crime after posting a Facebook video of the shooting. Police tracked him down Tuesday morning in Erie County. Police attempted to pull Stephens over and after a short chase he shot and killed himself.

Below is audio from the press conference with Cleveland Police Chief Calvin Williams confirming Stephens’ death:


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