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Warrant issued for 29-year-old man wanted in connection to woman shot, killed outside Maple Heights bar

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Posted at 9:14 AM, Sep 04, 2019
and last updated 2019-09-04 09:17:31-04

MAPLE HEIGHTS, Ohio — The U.S. Marshals and the Maple Heights Police Department are asking for the public’s help in locating a 29-year-old man wanted on an aggravated murder charge in connection to a 37-year-old woman who was found shot and killed outside a bar in Maple Heights.

Robert A. Knox IV, 29, is wanted on an aggravated murder charge for his connection to a homicide that took place on Libby Road near Paine Avenue in Maple Heights in August.

On Aug. 17 at around 2:39 a.m., a 37-year-old woman, identified as Sheree Kirby, was shot during a disturbance in the parking lot of Tonight II Lounge, 16000 Libby Road. She later died at the hospital, authorities said.

Knox should be considered armed and dangerous. Anyone with information is asked to contact the Maple Heights Detective Bureau at 216-587-9624.

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