Niles man taken into custody; police continue Pepper Pike murder investigation

PEPPER PIKE, OH (WOIO) - Pepper Pike police are investigating the murder of a Solon man, the city's first in 22 years.

According to officials, 24-year-old Isaiah Lampkins was found early Monday morning on the lawn of 28799 Fairmount Boulevard.

Lampkins was taken to Hillcrest Hospital where he was pronounced dead.

A suspect who lives in Niles, Ohio has been taken into custody pending criminal charges. No other details are being released.

Mayor Richard Bain says the last homicide in Pepper Pike was on March 28, 1995.

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