East Cleveland suspect arrested for allegedly killing Cleveland man in May

East Cleveland suspect arrested for allegedly killing Cleveland man in May

CLEVELAND, OH (WOIO) - The U.S Marshals Northern Ohio Violent Fugitive Task Force arrested 42-year-old Brisean Shepherd on Friday, he was wanted for a fatal shooting that took place in May.

Investigators said they made the arrest on the 3500 block of East 110th Street in Cleveland

According to police, Shepherd shot 50-year-old Ellis Smith inside of a residence on Ashburton Road on May 19. The shooting stemmed from a verbal argument that turned into a physical confrontation.

Police said Smith was transported to University Hospital after being shot, but eventually died at the hospital.

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