Police asking for help in finding accused killer

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CLEVELAND -  Police say they need the public's help finding an accused killer - one who killed three teens with a car.

Investigators are looking for Thomas Smith, Jr. They say he never showed up to face an indictment with charges for a stolen SUV crash that killed three teenagers in May.

Thomas Smith, Jr. (Photo courtesy: Cleveland Police)

Thomas Smith, Jr. (Photo courtesy: Cleveland Police)

Authorities say that Smith was driving the stolen Honda Pilot when he crashed it into a building on Kinsman Road. The car sliced through a telephone pole before it hit the building.

The crash killed Diamond Williams, 17, of Warrensville Heights; Damond Lawrence, 19, of Maple Heights; and Demonta Wilson, 13, of Maple Heights.

If anyone knows where Smith is, they are asked to call Crime Stoppers at 216-252-7463.

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