Steve Stephens, the man suspected of killing a man on Facebook live in Cleveland, was found dead on Tuesday in Erie, Pennsylvania. His cause of death is reportedly from a self-inflicted gunshot wound.
The Cleveland Police Department, the FBI, and other statewide law enforcement offered a $50,000 reward for information leading to Stephens’ arrest. Authorities suspected that he might have left the state and they alerted residents in Pennsylvania, New York, Indiana and Michigan.
Now in Stephen’s passing, Governor Tom Wolf (D) of Pennsylvania thanked the police’s attempts at apprehending Stephens. Wolf said he was “thankful no one in PA was hurt.” We’ll keep you updated if more news should surface following Stephen’s death.