Homicide Investigation

The Cleveland Division of Police is sad to announce that the brother of Police Chief Calvin Williams was the victim of a homicide this morning at 10619 Grantwood.

The Cleveland Division of Police Homicide Unit is currently investigating the death of 34 year old William D. Williams.

We ask that the media please respect the privacy of the Williams family at this time.

Original Release:

The Cleveland Division of Police Homicide Unit is currently investigating the death of a 34 year old male victim of a shooting in the 10600 block of Grantwood. Police and EMS initially received a call for a male shot at approximately 2:50 am . Upon arrival Police and EMS discovered the male victim expired.

The homicide unit was immediately notified and responded. Homicide detectives are on scene investigating. At this time there are no additional details available and no reported arrests.
The Cuyahoga County Medical Examiner will determine final cause of death and identify decedent.

UPDATE:

The Cleveland Division of Police issued an arrest warrant today for 36 year old Dana Johnson in connection with the homicide of William D. Williams. A Be On The Look Out (BOLO) was issued for a vehicle that Johnson was believed to be driving. The Pennsylvania State Police observed the vehicle operating just outside of Pittsburgh. A traffic stop was initiated and the driver of the vehicle produced a gun and shot herself. The individual operating the vehicle has been identified as Dana Johnson.  Johnson was flown to a Pittsburgh area hospital where she is being treated. Johnson is listed in critical condition.