Suspect arrested in fatal Cleveland shooting

US Marshals Violent Figutive Task Force

(Cuyahoga County) – The Cleveland division of the Northern Ohio Violent Fugitive Task Force arrested Clarence Wilson, 22.  Wilson was wanted by the Cleveland Police Department for a homicide which occurred approximately two months ago.  

On October 10 police responded to the area of 18000 Euclid Ave. for a call of two women shot in a car.  When police arrived they found two female victims had suffered gunshot wounds.  One of the women did not survive.  Approximately a month later police identified Clarence Wilson as a suspect.

On November 27 the investigation into Wilson’s whereabouts was turned over to the fugitive task force.  This morning members of the fugitive task force located Wilson. He was arrested during a traffic stop in the area of East 55th St. and Woodland Ave. 

U.S. Marshal Pete Elliott added, “Our task force will continue to work diligently to arrest violent fugitives all across the Northern District Ohio to keep our community safe from violent fugitives like Clarence Wilson.”

Anyone with information concerning any wanted fugitive can contact the Northern Ohio Violent Fugitive Task Force at 1-866-4WANTED (1-866-492-6833). 

You may also anonymously text in a tip by texting the keyword "WANTED" and your tip to TIP411 (847411), or you can send a web tip at the following webpage Reward money is available and tipsters may remain anonymous.

(Photos by Ken Robinson/WTAM)

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