2nd suspect in drive-by murder of 13-year-old Euclid boy arrested by US Marshals

Published: May. 25, 2022 at 8:35 AM EDT
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CLEVELAND, Ohio (WOIO) - A second suspect charged in connection with the murder of a 13-year-old Euclid boy was arrested by the U.S. Marshals on May 23.

According to Euclid police, Leroy Billips, 18, was arrested as a result of media attention after a press release was put out earlier that day.

Leroy Billips
Leroy Billips(Source: Euclid Police Dept.)

Maurco Toler was shot and killed around 2:30 p.m. on Dec. 11, 2021 while standing in the front yard of a home in the 257000 block of Zeman Avenue in Euclid.

Police said Toler was struck by shots fired from a black Ford Escape.

The 13-year-old boy was shot and killed in Euclid on Dec. 11, 2021.
The 13-year-old boy was shot and killed in Euclid on Dec. 11, 2021.((Source: Facebook))

In January, U.S. Marshals arrested Duane Tra’Ron Jackson, 18, of Cleveland.

Jackson is charged with aggravated murder, murder, felonious assault, tampering with evidence and improper discharging of a firearm. He will be back in court on May 25.

Duane Tra'Ron Jackson
Duane Tra'Ron Jackson((Source: WOIO))

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