Cleveland Police: $50K reward offered for Facebook homicide suspect

Posted at 3:40 PM, Apr 17, 2017
and last updated 2017-04-17 15:40:52-04

Cleveland Police held a press conference for the second time on Monday to give an update on the case involving a suspect who shot and killed a man on Facebook Live on Easter Sunday.

Police say a $50,000 reward is being offered for anyone who can provide information on Steve Stephens' whereabouts.

Police urged Stephens to call someone - a family member, a friend, a pastor, anyone.

Law enforcement all over the country are looking for Stephens. Police in Cleveland say they have received "dozens and dozens of tips" on his whereabouts and encourage the public to keep calling in tips. Police say they have followed up on all tips.

Police have searched all possible locations where Stephens has resided. They say they have recovered weapons and other items. Stephens is believed to be armed and dangerous. Police urge anyone who may come in contact with Stephens to be careful and call police.