Man Wanted for Shooting Daughter
Roderick Gilcrease wanted for Felonious Assault-Arrest Warrant Issued
The Cleveland Division of Police Third District Detective Bureau is currently investigating a felonious assault shooting incident which occurred on April 11, 2015 at approximately 9:40pm at 1350 Russell Road. The preliminary information reveals that there was an argument outside of the residence between one of the victims and her father (the suspect) and other individuals. The argument escalated, becoming a physical fight, at which point the suspect drew a handgun and fired, shooting his 20 year old daughter in the groin area and a family friend twice in the leg. The suspect then fled the area.
Both victims were conveyed to MetroHealth Medical Center for treatment of non-life-threatening injuries. Roderick Gilcrease is a 44 year old black male; he is 5’7, 195 pounds with black hair and brown eyes. Anyone with information regarding the whereabouts of Mr. Gilcrease is asked to contact Third District Detectives at 216-623-5318.