Fugitive of the Week: Antoine Bird' Bennett

Posted at 10:23 AM, Feb 29, 2016
and last updated 2016-02-29 10:23:09-05

The Northern Ohio Violent Fugitive Take Force is looking for a man connected to a Valentine's Day murder in Akron.

Officials say Antoine 'Bird' Bennett was at a house party on Howard Street on Feb. 14 when a fight broke out. He allegedly shot and killed Gabriel Rios.

Police say Bennett has been on the run ever since he was named the suspect.

Bennett is 31 years old and approximately 5-foot 10-inches tall and weighs about 245 pounds. He has brown hair and brown eyes.

Police believe he is hiding in the area of East 30th Street and Cedar Avenue in Cleveland.

Anyone with information is asked to call 1-866-4WANTED or texted WANTED and tip to 847411.

Reward money is available.