East Cleveland triple murder suspect appears in court

East Cleveland triple murder suspect Michael Madison had a pretrial hearing on Friday morning.

The defense asked permission to get inside Madison's home to get him some personal items, but that was denied.

Madison, 35, is accused of killing Shetisha Sheeley, Angela H. Deskins and Shirellda Terry.

Police found the first of the victims on July 19 after answering a complaint about odors coming from an East Cleveland garage. Two more bodies were discovered the following day. All three were wrapped in plastic bags.

Madison's next court appearance is slated for October 31 at 9 a.m.

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