Cleveland Police Chief's Brother Killed; Suspect Hospitalized
Authorities say the brother of Cleveland's police chief has been killed and the girlfriend suspected in his death shot herself when troopers stopped her vehicle in western Pennsylvania.
A U.S. marshal initially said the woman committed suicide, but Cleveland police said in an emailed statement later Tuesday that she was listed in critical condition at a hospital. A Pennsylvania State Police news release says 36-year-old Dana Johnson held a gun to her head and fired once as troopers approached her vehicle along state Route 376 in Lawrence County. Johnson was sought after police responding to a reported shooting found 34-year-old William D. Williams dead at a home on Cleveland's east side early Tuesday. Cleveland police confirmed Williams is the brother of Chief Calvin Williams but didn't immediately release further details.