Man in custody after fatal Cleveland shooting

Posted at 7:06 PM, Dec 19, 2015
and last updated 2015-12-20 15:39:13-05

One suspect is in custody after an early morning argument led to a fatal shooting, Cleveland police said.

At about 3 a.m. on Dec. 19, authorities responded to the 1400 block of East 95th St. for a report of multiple gunshots.

When officers arrived on scene they discovered the victim, identified as a 34-year-old Bill McPhearson, had sustained multiple gunshots and was lying on the front porch of a house. He was pronounced dead by EMS, police said.

According to police detectives, the two men had an argument and the 28-year-old shooter returned with a handgun and the pair exchanged gunfire.

Police are withholding further information pending an investigation into the incident.


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