Violent, drug trafficking fugitive sought by U.S. Marshals

(WOIO) - The Northern Ohio Violent Fugitive Task Force is offering a reward for information which would lead to the capture of fugitive Jordan Kind.

Kind is wanted by the U.S. Marshals, and the Cleveland Police Department on charges of felonious assault with a firearm, criminal damaging and endangering, and improperly discharging a firearm at or into a habitation.  On May 11th, it is alleged that Kind was involved in an altercation which took place on E.55th Street where he shot his victim in the leg and abdomen.  Kind was identified as the shooter by surveillance video tape as he ran down the street and fired upon his victim.  After being shot the victim fell into the street and landed on the hood of a vehicle that was stopped at the traffic light.  The victim was taken to the hospital where he was treated and released.  Kind's criminal history is mainly centered around drug trafficking offenses however there is evidence of violence in his background.

Kind is a 20-year-old black male standing approximately 5'10", and weighing 150 pounds.  He has black hair and has brown eyes.  Kind has numerous family members and associates throughout the Cleveland area.  Kind has previously resided on the 4200 block of Bohn Road in Cleveland.  Kind is known to be in the area of E.55th Street and Central Avenue which is the area surrounding the CMHA Carver Park and Outhwaite Housing Projects.

If you have any information in reference to Jordan Kind, please contact the Northern Ohio Violent Fugitive Task Force at 1-866-4WANTED. Tipsters can remain anonymous and reward money is available.

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