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Cleveland man named ‘Fugitive of the Week,’ reward offered for tips leading to capture


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Cleveland man wanted in 2015 child rape case: Fugitive of the Week

CLEVELAND, Ohio – Law enforcement officials continue their search for a Cleveland man wanted since 2015 in connection with a child rape case.

Kayoiunderne Hicks 

Kayoiunderne Hicks, 29, is charged with one count of aggravated rape in Cleveland Municipal Court, records show. The rape victim is a child younger than 6, the U.S. Marshals said.

An arrest warrant was filed in September 2015, yet Hicks has remained at-large. He has been named as this week’s Fugitive of the Week.

Hicks is believed to be hiding in Cleveland, and he has ties on both the East and West sides of town, the Marshals said.

Anyone with information on Hicks’ whereabouts should contact the U.S. Marshals’ Northern Ohio Violent Fugitive Task Force at 1-866-4WANTED or via text by sending the word WANTED to 847411. Tips can remain anonymous, and reward money is available.

If you’d

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Cleveland man sentenced to 20 years in prison

“The sentencing illustrates the positive effect of the resources provided by ATF and our law enforcement partners to combat the violent crime. ATF’s priority is to provide the safe environment for the public.””

Angelo Goldston, 37, of Cleveland, was sentenced Wednesday to serve 240 months in prison for unlawfully possessing a firearm, according to reports.

The sentence was handed down by U.S. District Judge Harry S. Mattice Jr. in federal court Wednesday.

According to a news release supplied by the U.S. Department of Justice Eastern District of Tennessee, upon his release from prison, Goldston will be under the supervision of the U.S. Probation Office for five years.

Sharry Dedman-Beard, public information officer with the Department of Justice, said after a January 2017 jury trial that Goldston was convicted of unlawfully possessing a firearm. His sentence was enhanced based on his seven prior convictions for serious drug offenses and because the

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McDonald’s staff who helped police corner Cleveland Facebook killer Steve Stephens ‘in line for $50k reward’

McDonald’s staff who alerted police after spotting Cleveland Facebook murderer Steve Stephens at a drive-thru could receive the $50,000 reward, according to reports.

The gunman, 37, ordered 20 nuggets and fries at the fast food outlet in Erie, Pennsylvania, shortly before killing himself on Tuesday.

Stephens turned the gun on himself after he was involved in a dramatic police chase when officers spotted his car parked outside the restaurant.

Members of staff reportedly stalled Stephens, who had become the FBI’s most wanted man, and called police after recognising him.

Stephens murdered great-grandfather Mr Godwin in cold blood
(Photo: Twitter)

Stephens shot himself following a police chase
(Photo: REUTERS)

Police prepare to remove Stephens’ bodyRead More at: http://www.mirror.co.uk/news/world-news/facebook-killer-steve-stephens-mcdonalds-10252511

Facebook reviews violent videos after Cleveland murder

Facebook has launched a review into how it handles violent videos and other offensive material, as a nationwide manhunt is under way for an American man who posted a video of a killing to the social media site.

The company said on Monday that it needed to improve after the video of the murder in Cleveland on Sunday remained on its website and mobile app for two hours.

In a statement, the social media platform said it would look for ways to make it easier for people to report such videos and speed up the process of reviewing items once they are reported.

‘We prioritise reports with serious safety implications for our community, and are working on making that review process go even faster,” said Justin Osofsky, Facebook’s vice president for global operations and media partnerships.

The incident was the latest disturbing crime captured on Facebook video in the United States, including the alleged

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Facebook pledges review after Cleveland killing video

Facebook says it has launched a review of how it handles violent videos and other objectionable material, as a nationwide manhunt is under way for a man who posted a video of a killing.

The social media platform said it needed to do better after the video of the murder in Cleveland on Sunday remained on its website and mobile app for two hours.

It will be looking for ways to make it easier for people to report such videos and to speed up the process of reviewing items once they are reported, Justin Osofsky, Facebook’s vice president for global operations and media partnerships, said in a statement.

Police said they had received dozens of tips about the possible location of the suspect, Steve Stephens, and repeatedly suggested he turn himself in.

The shooting was the latest violent incident shown on Facebook, raising questions about how the company moderates huge amounts

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Cleveland man accused of assaulting, robbing mother: Fugitive of …

CLEVELAND, Ohio – Authorities continue their search for a Cleveland man accused of robbing and assaulting his mother at her Lakewood house.

Richard McKinley 

Richard McKinley, 27, is charged with aggravated robbery and domestic violence in Lakewood Municipal Court, records show. He has been named as the U.S. Marshals’ Fugitive of the Week.

McKinley is accused of going to his mother’s home Feb. 13 and kicking down her door, the Marshals said. He attacked her before taking valuables from her house, police said.

McKinley’s last known address is on Harris Avenue, off of East 93rd Street in Cleveland’s Kinsman neighborhood. He is likely hiding on the city’s East Side, the Marshals said.

Anyone with information about McKinley’s whereabouts should contact the U.S. Marshals’ Northern Ohio Violent Fugitive Task Force at 1-866-4WANTED or by texting the word WANTED to 847411. Tips can remain anonymous, and

Read More at: http://www.cleveland.com/metro/index.ssf/2017/04/cleveland_man_accused_of_assau_1.html

Cleveland man accused of assaulting, robbing mother: Fugitive of the Week

CLEVELAND, Ohio – Authorities continue their search for a Cleveland man accused of robbing and assaulting his mother at her Lakewood house.

Richard McKinley 

Richard McKinley, 27, is charged with aggravated robbery and domestic violence in Lakewood Municipal Court, records show. He has been named as the U.S. Marshals’ Fugitive of the Week.

McKinley is accused of going to his mother’s home Feb. 13 and kicking down her door, the Marshals said. He attacked her before taking valuables from her house, police said.

McKinley’s last known address is on Harris Avenue, off of East 93rd Street in Cleveland’s Kinsman neighborhood. He is likely hiding on the city’s East Side, the Marshals said.

Anyone with information about McKinley’s whereabouts should contact the U.S. Marshals’ Northern Ohio Violent Fugitive Task Force at 1-866-4WANTED or by texting the word WANTED to 847411. Tips can remain anonymous, and

Read More at: http://www.cleveland.com/metro/index.ssf/2017/04/cleveland_man_accused_of_assau_1.html

Five Fugitives of the Week arrested in Cleveland, Akron, Elyria …


 

CLEVELAND, Ohio — Five men profiled as the Fugitive of the Week were arrested Friday, authorities say.

The U.S. Marshals Northern Ohio Violent Fugitive Task Force arrested James McClain, Terrell McCullum, Tyvez McCullum, Terrence McCullum and Jevonte Walker, according to a news release from the U.S. Marshals Service.

McClain was arrested in the morning on East 66th Street south of Lexington Avenue in Cleveland. A loaded gun was found in the car he was driving, the release says.

He was featured as the Fugitive of the Week on Nov. 3, 2014 after a warrant was issued by a federal court. He is accused of distribution of heroin and cocaine, according to the news release.

The McCullums, who are cousins, were arrested in the morning. They were featured as Fugitives of the Week in October 2016.

Terrell McCullum was wanted along with

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Five Fugitives of the Week arrested in Cleveland, Akron, Elyria


 

CLEVELAND, Ohio — Five men profiled as the Fugitive of the Week were arrested Friday, authorities say.

The U.S. Marshals Northern Ohio Violent Fugitive Task Force arrested James McClain, Terrell McCullum, Tyvez McCullum, Terrence McCullum and Jevonte Walker, according to a news release from the U.S. Marshals Service.

McClain was arrested in the morning on East 66th Street south of Lexington Avenue in Cleveland. A loaded gun was found in the car he was driving, the release says.

He was featured as the Fugitive of the Week on Nov. 3, 2014 after a warrant was issued by a federal court. He is accused of distribution of heroin and cocaine, according to the news release.

The McCullums, who are cousins, were arrested in the morning. They were featured as Fugitives of the Week in October 2016.

Terrell McCullum was wanted along with

Read More at: http://www.cleveland.com/metro/index.ssf/2017/04/five_fugitives_of_the_week_arr_1.html