Suspect of Lorain triple shooting that killed 2-year-old girl in custody after crashing during pursuit

Suspect of Lorain triple shooting that killed 2-year-old girl in custody after crashing during pursuit
Suspect of Lorain triple shooting that killed 2-year-old girl in custody after crashing during pursuit (Source: H-6 Photo)

LORAIN, Ohio (WOIO) - The man suspected of killing a 2-year-old girl and injuring two relatives on Sunday night is in custody on unrelated charges after crashing his car while being pursued by Lorain Police, authorities confirmed.

Kamily Patterson, 2, was taken to Lorain Mercy Hospital where she died from her injuries, police said.

A 62-year-old woman and a 20-year-old man were the other two victims who were shot and taken to the same hospital.

Police said the conditions of the other two injured victims are not known at this time.

Police described the suspect as a male, wearing all black clothing and a black mask.

The LPD is asking the public for assistance in identifying the person responsible for this crime.

The incident happened at the 1900 block of West 21st Street at just around 11:30 Sunday night.

Bay Village Police said the suspect was apprehended in their city after crashing their car while being pursued by Lorain Police for charges unrelated to the shooting.

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