LIMA MURDER SUSPECT APPREHENDED IN CLEVELAND


The Lima Police Department issued a news release this morning:

On Tuesday, February 4, 2020 at approximately 2:04 am, officers from the Lima Police Department responded to 122 E North St, Levels Lounge in reference to a shooting.Upon arrival, officers located two victims inside the establishment.The two victims located inside were Terell McGraw (28 years old of Lima) and Devontae Upshaw (24 years old of Lima).A third victim, Timothy White (25 years of Lima) was located on the sidewalk between two businesses.All three victims were deceased.

The Lima Police Department obtained an arrest warrant for Deontray Forrest (24 years old of Lima) for Suspicion of Murder as a result of this incident.

Since February 4, 2020, Mr. Forrest has fled the Lima area and eluded law enforcement.Lima Police Detectives have been working with the US Marshalls in an attempt to apprehend Mr. Forrest.On the morning of April 1, 2020, Mr. Forrest was located and placed into custody by the US Marshalls in Cleveland, Ohio.Mr. Forrest was transported to the Cuyahoga County Jail where he will remain until he is extradited back to Lima, Ohio.