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Cleveland man wanted in connection to homicide

Byron James (Source: Northern Ohio Violent Fugitive Task Force) Byron James (Source: Northern Ohio Violent Fugitive Task Force)
CLEVELAND (Toledo News Now) -

The Northern Ohio Violent Fugitive Task Force is offering a reward for help finding Byron James, who is wanted in connection to a homicide.

Authorities say on Aug. 18, 2012, James allegedly shot Darius Lewis several times at the intersection of E. 136th Street and Kelso Avenue in Cleveland. James fled the scene, according to officials.

James, 26, is approximately 5 feet 7 inches tall and weighs 150 pounds. He has black hair and brown eyes.

Authorities believe James is hiding somewhere in Cleveland. He has a previous address near the 1200 block of E. 173rd St. in Cleveland.

Anyone with information regarding the whereabouts of Byron James is encouraged to contact the NOVFTF at 1-866-4WANTED or text keyword "WANTED" with the tip to TIP411. Tipsters may remain anonymous. A cash reward may be available.

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