Police Believe Indiana Murder Suspect ‘Hiding’ in Area
CLEVELAND, Ohio — The Northern Ohio Violent Fugitive Task Force is offering a reward for a murder suspect wanted in Indiana.
According to authorities, Josiah Keyes, 18, is believed to be hiding somewhere in Painesville or Cleveland.
Police say that on Sept. 24, Keyes’ father was involved in an argument with the victim. After the argument, Keyes got into an argument with the victim. Keys then obtained a firearm and shot the victim in the head at point-blank range, said police.
Keyes then fled to Ohio.
He is described as being 5’11” tall and weighing 145 pounds with brown hair and brown eyes.
Police said he has several ties to both Painesville and Cleveland.
Anyone with information on his whereabouts s asked to call the Northern Ohio Violent Fugitive Task Force at 1-866-4WANTED.
Tipsters can remain anonymous, and reward money is available.