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48-year-old man indicted on murder charges for death of mother of 4

Mayor has called for investigation into police response time
Carly Capek scene
Posted at 5:24 PM, Sep 15, 2022
and last updated 2022-09-15 20:19:15-04

CLEVELAND — Calvin Nettles, 48, was indicted on multiple charges, including murder, in relation to the death of Carly Capek on Thursday, according to Cuyahoga County Court of Common Pleas documents.

Nettles was indicted on the following charges:

  • One count of aggravated murder
  • Two counts of murder
  • Two counts of felonious assault

Capek, a mother of four children, was found dead on Sept. 6 after being violently attacked by Nettles with broken glass, the indictment states. Multiple 911 calls came in around 12:34 p.m., and EMS noted arriving at the scene at 12:45 p.m.

Mayor Justin Bibb has asked for an internal investigation of the response times in the woman’s death.


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