Beloved father, husband, and son passed away in deadly shooting – Found shot inside truck on near Libby Road and Thomas Street
Patrick Wilkinson Death – The man who passed away in a tragic incident in Maple Heights, Ohio has been identified as Patrick Wilkinson. According to investigators, Patrick died after he was shot inside a car near Libby Road and Thomas Street. The Vocal Artist at 10,000 Rambos was located inside a vehicle at approximately 10:27 P.M. Responding law enforcement agencies transported the Westerville man to the MetroHealth Hospital. He succumbed to his injuries at the hospital. Pat was a father, husband, son, and band member.
We are deeply saddened to say our vocalist, friend and brother Patrick was taken from us last night.
It was senseless, and this couldn’t have happened to a more friendly and fun loving man. He was a father and a husband, a brother, and a son- and much more. He was loved by everyone who knew him.
THE MAIN STORY: Authorities say after finding a man who had been shot in his truck on Sunday night in Maple Heights, police started an investigation. Officials said that the cops showed up at 10:27 p.m. after getting reports that shots had been fired. Police found the man with a gunshot wound sitting in the driver’s seat of a truck that had stopped on the side of the road. Officials said that the injured man was taken to the hospital. Officials have stated that no one has been caught yet. It is not known if this was a road-rage incident. Police said that the investigation into the killing is still in its early stages and asked anyone with information to call 216-586-9624.
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An investigation is now being conducted following the fatal shooting of a man in the Cudell district of Cleveland on Sunday afternoon. The victim has been determined to be Euclid resident Darius T. Wiliford, age 41, according to the findings of the Cuyahoga County Medical Examiner’s Office. At approximately 12:20 in the afternoon, the event took place close to the intersection of West 95th Street and South Marginal Drive. Wiliford was reportedly located inside a severely damaged Nissan Pathfinder that had collided with a pole, and the vehicle displayed many gunshot holes.
The police said that Wiliford was shot multiple times. Witnesses say that the Nissan and another vehicle were observed driving along Interstate 90 and West 97th Street prior to hearing gunshots and witnessing Wiliford’s car crash before Wiliford eventually passed away at MetroHealth Medical Center. At this point, there have been no suspects identified. Anyone who may have information is urged to contact the Cleveland Division of Police at (216) 623-5464 or Crime Stoppers of Cuyahoga County at (216) 252-7463 as soon as possible. There is a possibility of a monetary reward of up to $5,000 being offered for information leading to an arrest in this case.