Man charged in woman’s murder smiles in booking photo

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EAST CLEVELAND, Ohio (WJW) – East Cleveland police announced an arrest in the death of a woman whose body was found in a field earlier this week.

The Cuyahoga County Medical Examiner said Kalyn Moore, 28, died from a gunshot wound to the head.

A person walking their dog on Monday morning called police after finding Moore’s body in a field in the area of Terrace Road at Hastings Park.

Police arrested Lexx Zaveir Meeks on Wednesday. During his appearance in East Cleveland Municipal Court, his bond was set at $1 million and he was referred for a psychiatric evaluation.

Police posted a picture of Meeks booking photo on Facebook, which shows him shirtless and handcuffed with a giant grin.

The East Cleveland Police Department is asking for tips in the case at 216-451-1234.

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