News
News Home
Quick Bites
Exploradio
News Archive
News Channel
Special Features
NPR
nowplaying
On AirNewsClassical
Loading...
  
School Closings
WKSU Support
Funding for WKSU is made possible in part through support from the following businesses and organizations.

Area Agency on Aging 10B, Inc.


For more information on how your company or organization can support WKSU, download the WKSU Media Kit.

(WKSU Media Kit PDF icon )


Donate Your Vehicle to WKSU

Programs Schedule Make A Pledge Member BenefitsFAQ/HelpContact Us
Crime and Courts


First of three East Cleveland victims ID'd as Angela Deskins
Michael Madison faces three counts of aggravated murder, three of kidnapping and a $6 million bond
by WKSU's M.L. SCHULTZE
and AMANDA RABINOWITZ


Web Editor
M.L. Schultze
 
East Cleveland Mayor Gary Norton says police did their job or there may have been more victims.
Download (WKSU Only)
In The Region:

Authorities have identified one of the three women whose bodies were found in a neighborhood in East Cleveland this weekend. She’s 38-year-old Angela Deskins of Cleveland.

East Cleveland Mayor Gary Norton provided her identity at a press conference this morning, about the same time 35-year-old Michael Madison was charged with three counts of aggravated murder and three of kidnapping.

LISTEN: Norton on his community

Other options:
Windows Media / MP3 Download (0:17)


“As a community, we are dealing with tragedy, we are healing and we are strong. We are here today because the men and

Police are asking anyone with information to call 1-800-CALLFBI. 

women of law enforcement, when faced with tragedy, those who are here to protect us and have sworn the oath, did what they are trained to do.”

Police began searching for bodies in the neighborhood around Hayden and Shaw avenues after they  got a report Friday of a foul smell coming from a garage. The body of the woman found there has not been identified.

The body of Deskins and a third woman were discovered Saturday and Madison, a sex offender was arrested.

The third woman also has not been identified. She had a number of tattoos, including the names “Gene” and “L’il Wayne.”

Add Your Comment
Name:

Location:

E-mail: (not published, only used to contact you about your comment)


Comments:




 
Page Options

Print this page

E-Mail this page / Send mp3

Share on Facebook




Stories with Recent Comments

Bridgestone exec indictments are latest step in a billion-dollar price-fixing case
Why is O.P.E.C Not investigated and charges brought against it and it's member companies? It sounds exactly the same...

Ohio's new drilling rules rely on known earthquake faults
requiring drillers to place seismic monitors when they drill within 3 miles of known fault lines. This comment really upsets me!! What good does an instrument t...

Kasich's gubernatorial ad focuses on his blue-collar roots
John Kasich is the biggest con-man in America. He will say one thing and then do the opposite. He is terribly successful at fooling the public and he is worki...

Cab drivers who refuse to drive Gay Games taxis will be replaced
the irony is that most americans distrust or hate muslims much more than they hate gays!! silly ignorant bigots-GO HOME!!!

New transportation companies come to Cleveland
Ride-sharing companies are breaking laws and regulations every day. From regulatory fee evasion to use of smartphone while driving (and even two smartphones(!) ...

Cleveland anti-poverty agency executive resigns amid financial probe
That committee won't be too independent. He plans to stay on until after the new appointee is chosen.

How can you wipe a criminal record clean?
Great article! NO CLINIC in May 2014, however, because it's graduation month for students For the next dates of the FREE Legal Clinic to help with Expungment,...

Drilling remains suspended while ODNR investigates NE Ohio earthquakes
Flaring and lights, so has all been halted? Also, smell of HS2 and sounds of an auger/drilling/water rushing underground. So, has all been halted? In light of t...

Will the Ohio River carry fracking wastewater?
Texas $ vs. WV citizens . Who will our governor listen to?

Copyright © 2014 WKSU Public Radio, All Rights Reserved.

 
In Partnership With:

NPR PRI Kent State University

listen in windows media format listen in realplayer format Car Talk Hosts: Tom & Ray Magliozzi Fresh Air Host: Terry Gross A Service of Kent State University 89.7 WKSU | NPR.Classical.Other smart stuff. NPR Senior Correspondent: Noah Adams Living on Earth Host: Steve Curwood 89.7 WKSU | NPR.Classical.Other smart stuff. A Service of Kent State University