Police issue warrant for homicide suspect

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Rodney Roberts (Garfield Hts. Police Dept.)

GARFIELD HEIGHTS, Ohio – Police are searching for a suspect believed to have shot and killed a family member Wednesday evening.

They say Rodney Roberts, 30, and cousin Calvin Jackson, 37, were arguing at a residence at the 13500 block of Saybrook Avenue at approximately 8:35 p.m.

Jackson was shot several times during the argument and was pronounced dead at the scene. Family members inside the home identified Roberts as the shooting suspect.

Roberts left the scene before police arrived and a warrant has been issued for his arrest.

The Garfield Heights Police Department is asking anyone with information to contact them at (216) 475 – 1234.