Fugitive of the Week: James Cummings arrested

Posted at 4:06 PM, Aug 01, 2016
and last updated 2016-08-02 15:43:00-04

UPDATE: James Cummings was arrested Tuesday.


The Northern Ohio Fugitive Task Force is offering a reward for information leading to the capture of fugitive James Cummings.

Cummings is wanted for a parole violation with an underlying charge of burglary by the U.S. Marshals Service and Lakewood Police Department. In June, Cummings forced his way into the elderly victim's house and assaulted him until the victim disclosed the location of several thousand dollars in cash. 

Cummings is a 34-year-old white male standing approximately 5'08" and weighing 150 pounds. He has brown hair and hazel eyes. His last known address was in the 3100 block of West 86th St., he also frequents the area of Lorain Ave. between West 80th and West 73rd. 

 If you have any information in reference to James Cummings, please contact the Northern Ohio Violent Fugitive Task Force at 1-866-4WANTED or Text keyword WANTED and tip to 847411 (tip411) Tipsters can remain anonymous and reward money is available.