Cleveland Facebook Murderer Kills Himself in Pennsylvania

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The search for a suspect accused of shooting and killing a 74-year-old man Sunday in Cleveland and then posting a video of the coldblooded slaying on Facebook ended today when Steve W. Stephens died of a self-inflicted gunshot wound in Erie, Pa., reports Authorities had issued an aggravated murder warrant for Stephens, 37.  The Pennsylvania State Police said its officers spotted Stephens driving this morning. After a brief pursuit, Stephens shot and killed himself.

At about 2 p.m. Sunday, authorities said Stephens pulled up in his Ford Fusion on a road in East Cleveland and said in a Facebook-bound recording: “I found somebody I’m about to kill … “I’m about to kill this guy right here. He’s an old dude.” Stephens made the statement as he approached Robert Godwin Sr., who was reportedly collecting aluminum cans.

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