Police: DNA Links Suspect to Two Rapes

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Michael Grant, Photo from Cuyahoga County Jail

CLEVELAND– A suspect in two east side rapes has been identified, according to Cleveland police.

Police said Michael Grant was identified as the suspect using DNA evidence.

Grant is already being held in the Cuyahoga County Jail on an unrelated charge of burglary.

A search warrant was executed on Feb. 15, during which time a DNA sample was taken from Grant.

Police said lab results verified the offender in both cases as Grant.