‘Armed and dangerous’ Bedford Heights murder suspect turns himself in to Cuyahoga County Sheriff deputies

‘Armed and dangerous’ Bedford Heights murder suspect turns himself in to Cuyahoga County Sheriff deputies
Phillip Michael Scott

BEDFORD HEIGHTS, Ohio (WOIO) - The suspect wanted for allegedly killing his ex-girlfriend’s new boyfriend turned himself in to Cuyahoga County Sheriff deputies.

Bedford Heights Police Chief Michael Marotta said Phillip Michael Scott, 28, surrendered around 4 p.m. Tuesday.

According to Chief Marotta, Scott shot and killed Carlos Mitchell, 33, on May 26 at a home in the 22000 block of Marberry Commons.

When officers arrived, Mitchell was found on the living room floor with multiple gunshot wounds.

Mitchell died later that day at MetroHealth Medical Center.

Officers said Scott fled the scene after the shooting.

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