Cleveland Facebook shooter fatally shoots self, police say

Steve Stephens found dead in Erie, Pennsylvania

Headline Goes Here Cleveland Police Dept. via CNN

ERIE, Pennsylvania - The man sought in the Cleveland Facebook killing shot himself to death Tuesday after a chase in Erie, Pennsylvania, police said. reported that Steve Stephens died of a self-inflicted gunshot wound in white Ford Fusion.

Authorities said police tried to pull Stephens over, and after a brief pursuit, he shot and killed himself.

Stephens was wanted after he fatally shot a 74-year-old man Sunday. He posted video of the slaying on Facebook.

Cleveland's mayor said Stephen's death brings some closure in the slaying of an innocent man.

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