Kidnapping incidents – near west side, early morning. 

KIDNAPPING INCIDENTS
The Cleveland Division of Police Second District Detective Bureau is investigating two kidnapping/robbery incidents which occurred in close proximity, same time of day and involving a similarly described suspect. It is unknown at this time if the suspect is the same in each incident. 
On February 1, 2018, an 18 year old male was walking in the area of W. 67 and Clark Ave. at approximately 7am when he was grabbed by a black male and punched, the male dragged the boy down the street and threatened him with a knife. The boy was able to break free and run. 
On February 13, 2018, a at approximately 630am, a 12 year old male was walking in the area of W. 39/Denison Ave when he was grabbed by a black male and taken to an abandoned home. The suspect attempted to rob the child, but the child had nothing other than school supplies. The child was able to break free and run. 
In both instances the suspect is described as a black male, 6’2, approximately 200 pounds. 
Anyone with information regarding this matter is asked to call detectives at 216-623-5218. Criminal activity should be reported immediately by calling 9-1-1. 
Parents are asked to be mindful of their child’s path of travel to school. Kids should be advised to travel lit roads when walking and not to take shortcuts through yards, etc. Young children should be accompanied by an adult or older children. Children walking to school should travel in groups or pairs whenever feasible.

FUGITIVE OF THE WEEK: CHARLES “TONY” MILLER- WANTED FOR MURDER

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The Northern Ohio Violent Fugitive Task Force is offering a reward for information which would lead to the capture of fugitive Charles “Tony” Miller. Miller is wanted by the United States Marshals Service and the Cleveland Division of Police for his involvement in a homicide. The alleged homicide occurred on Oct. 27, 2017, at 3447 Steelyard Dr, Cleveland.

Miller, 59, is a white male, standing approximately 6 feet 6 inches and weighing 250 pounds. Miller’s last known address is the 3800 Block of Avon Lake Rd., Litchfield, Ohio. Miller should be considered armed and dangerous. Miller is possibly operating a full size van or a blue Mercury Grand Marquis with an Ohio Temp Tag or a Georgia license plate.

If you have any information in reference to Charles Miller, please contact the Northern Ohio Violent Fugitive Task Force at 1-866-4WANTED or Text keyword WANTED and tip to 847411 (tip411). Tipsters can remain anonymous and reward money is available.

FUGITIVE OF THE WEEK: MICHAEL PEDICINI – WANTED FOR PAROLE VIOLATIONS

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FUGITIVE: MICHAEL PEDICINI

The Northern Ohio Violent Fugitive Task Force is offering a reward for information which would lead to the capture of fugitive Michael Pedicini. Pedicini is wanted by the United States Marshals Service for supervised release violations and the Ohio Adult Parole Authority for parole violations with underlying charges of drug trafficking and weapon charges. Pedicini is also wanted by Alcohol Firearms and Tobacco for new weapon offenses charges. Pedicini should be considered possibly armed and dangerous.

Pedicini, 27, is a white male, standing approximately 5 feet 9 inches and weighing 135 pounds. Pedicinis last known address is the 1200 Block of Hird Ave, Lakewood, Ohio.

If you have any information in reference to Michael Pedicini, please contact the Northern Ohio Violent Fugitive Task Force at 1-866-4WANTED or Text keyword WANTED and tip to 847411 (tip411). Tipsters can remain anonymous and reward money is available.

 

SUPER N.I.C.E SUPERBOWL PARTY!

SUPER N.I.C.E. SUPERBOWL PARTY!

Members of the Cleveland Division of Police N.I.C.E. (Neighborhood Impact Community Engagement) Unit partnered with the City Mission to provide a Super N.I.C.E. Superbowl Party for the residents of the mission. Great food plus great company equaled a great time!