Suspect arrested in murder of 3-year-old Cleveland boy

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CLEVELAND-- Shortly after a warrant was issued, police arrested a suspect in the murder of 3-year-old Major Howard.

The child died after getting hit by gunfire in September on East 113 Street in Cleveland. It does not appear the child was the intended target.

Aaron Dunnings (Photo courtesy: Cuyahoga County Sheriff's Office)

Aaron Dunnings (Photo courtesy: Cuyahoga County Sheriff's Office)

On Tuesday, U.S. Marshals arrested Aaron Dunnings on East 90th Street. Police said he will be charged with aggravated murder.

He is currently in the custody of Cleveland police.

For months, police and U.S. Marshals have been looking for 23-year-old Donnell Lindsey, the suspected gunman. But he has not been found despite reward money.

“The arrest of Aaron Dunnings will only bring some justice to Major Howard’s family; we still need to community’s help to find Donnell Lindsey, the main target of this investigation," U.S. Marshal Pete Elliott said in a statement.

Anyone with information on Lindsey's whereabouts should call 216-623-5464.

Continuing coverage of the murder of Major Howard here

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