Relatives of slain Cleveland man say they forgive suspect


by NY Daily News

The family of the Cleveland man shot during a Facebook Live broadcast say they’ve forgiven his crazed killer.

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PEOPLE.com reports:

Family of Cleveland Man Slain in Facebook Video: ‘Each of Us Forgives the Killer’

The family of Robert Godwin Sr. has offered their forgiveness to the man who allegedly shot him on Sunday and uploaded the video to Facebook.

“Each of us forgives the killer, the murderer,” Godwin’s daughter, Tonya Godwin-Baines told local TV station FOX 8. “We want to wrap our arms around him.”

“I want him to know that God loves him,” Godwin-Baines continued. “We love him. Yes, we’re hurt. But we have to forgive him, because if we don’t forgive him, the Bible says your Heavenly Father won’t...

NBC4 Washington reports:

Cops Hunt Man Suspected of Broadcasting Cleveland Killing

Police in Cleveland are searching for a man they said broadcast a killing on Facebook Live and who claims to have killed other people, police said Sunday.

The man, named Steve Stephens, is considered armed and dangerous, according to a Cleveland Police Department statement. He is driving a white- or cream-colored SUV and wearing a dark, striped polo shirt. Pope Francis on Easter: Hold Fast to Faith Amid Wars, Hatred The homicide that's been confirmed took place at 635 E. 93, police said.

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charlotteobserver reports:

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