Facebook Live killer Steve Stephens shoots himself after short chase

by International Business Times UK

Stephens suspected of killing a 74-year-old man live on social media site.

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TheBlaze reports:

BREAKING: Steve Stephens, suspected ‘Facebook Live Killer,’ fatally shoots himself, police say

Pennsylvania State Police said Tuesday that suspected “Facebook Live Killer” Steve Stephens fatally shot himself in Erie County after a brief pursuit. Steve Stephens was…

The Inquisitr reports:

Steve Stephens’ Facebook Live Video Hoax: Conspiracy Theorists Claim Cleveland Facebook Killer’s Video Is Fake

Steve Stephens has not been captured yet, as of this writing. That has given ample time for conspiracy theories about the suspected Cleveland killer of Robert Godwin, whose horrific death was broadcast on Facebook and spread around the Internet, to proliferate about the Stephens Facebook video being a fake hoax. As seen in the above Associated Press image, Steve’s childhood home is displayed on the left as neighbors of Stephens speak to one another down the street in Cleveland, Ohio, on Monday,...

WPLG reports:

Facebook Live killer shoots himself after police chase

Pennsylvania State Police say the suspect in the random killing of a Cleveland retiree posted on Facebook has shot and killed himself after a brief pursuit.

State police say Steve Stephens was spotted Tuesday morning by state police in Erie County, in the state's northwest corner. Authorities say police tried to pull Stephens over and, after a brief pursuit, he shot and killed himself.

Stephens was wanted on an aggravated murder charge in the shooting death of a 74-year-old retired man in...