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Kevin Niedermier / WKSU

The three-day search for Steve Stephens ended Tuesday morning with Stephens killing himself after a brief pursuit by Pennsylvania State Police near Erie, Pa.. Stephens was accused of randomly shooting and killing an elderly Cleveland man on Easter Sunday and posting the gruesome video on Facebook.

Cleveland Police

Steve Stephens, the man sought in the killing of an elderly man in Cleveland, committed suicide after a chase by Pennsylvania State Police in Erie. 

Kevin Niedermier / WKSU

Authorities are hoping a reward will help them capture the man accused of shooting an elderly man at random Sunday and posting the grizzly footage on Facebook. Mayor Frank Jackson is asking anyone with information on Steve Stephens to come forward.

Cleveland Police

manhunt is underway in Ohio and surrounding states for a man accused of posting a Facebook video as he gunned down an elderly man.

A manhunt is under way for a suspect whom Cleveland police say filmed his fatal shooting of an elderly man, in a video that he posted to Facebook.

In a later video, also posted to Facebook on Sunday afternoon, a man purporting to be Steve Stephens, the accused shooter, says he has killed more than a dozen other people. Police have not verified that claim.

Cleveland police have identified the homicide victim from the video as 74-year-old Robert Godwin Sr.

The Music and Culture of Ohiolina

Sep 5, 2013

10:00 First there was Pennsyltucky; now there's Ohiolina-- the festival celebrating the music and culture of the I-77 corridor that runs from Ohio to North Carolina. As it winds through the mountains, the route picks up Appalachian sounds from the banjo, fiddle and guitar. We'll learn about the festival and hear some live music; then we'll investigate why the Carolinas are Ohioans' favorite vacation spot. Guests

All Sides Weekend: Spring Travel!

Mar 22, 2013

11:00 If you're like most Ohioans, springtime probably has you feeling all peripatetic. To help you decide how to scratch your travel itch, this hour of All Sides Weekend will give the lowdown on great destinations close to home and what's worth the schlep. Guests

Tips for Traveling on the Holidays

Nov 19, 2012

11:00 In the holiday season, traveling always sounds like a great idea... But things don't always go as planned. On this hour, we'll give you some tips and tricks for the perfect holiday travel. Guests

  • Steve Stephens (travel writer for the Columbus Dispatch)
  • Pat Snyder (author and columnist for ThisWeek Community NEWS)

11:00 On this hour, WOSU Midday Host Amy Juravich will host a panel on the top things to do in Ohio for the fall season. Guests

  • Steve Stephens (Travel Writer for the Columbus Dispatch)
  • Peg Hanley (Spokesperson for the Columbus and Franklin County Metro Parks)
  • John Ross (Assistant Editor and Travel Writer for Columbus Monthly)

11:00 Just because it is winter and there is snow on the ground doesn’t mean you have to spend your days inside counting the hours until spring. There is plenty to do around the Buckeye State to enjoy the beauty of an Ohio Winter Wonderland. From hiking, to snow shoeing, to cross country skiing -- Join WOSU Midday Host Amy Juravich and our panel today to get ideas on planning your winter outings. Guests

All Sides Weekend: Summer Travel

May 27, 2011

On All Sides Weekend with WOSU Host Amy Juravich, we’ll talk about summer and enjoying summer activities around Ohio. Are there places on your travel checklist you've been dying to see once the summer weather finally comes to stay? Guests:

All Sides Weekend: Spring Travel

Mar 18, 2011

Join us for All Sides Weekend with WOSU Host Amy Juravich. With spring just around the corner, we will talk about enjoying the great outdoors in Ohio, with Columbus Dispatch Travel Writer Steve Stephens, Columbus Alive Reporter and Venture Columnist John Ross, and Metro Parks Public Information Manager Peg Hanley. Links:

All Sides Weekend with host Amy Juravich: Day trips in and around Ohio, with Columbus Alive reporter and venture columnist John Ross, Ohio State Parks public information section manager Jean Backs and Columbus Dispatch travel writer Steve Stephens.

All Sides Weekend: Ohio Winter Vacations

Jan 15, 2010

All Sides Weekend with WOSU host Amy Juravich: Travel advice for winter vacations and day trips in Ohio, with The Columbus Dispatch travel writer Steve Stephens, Ohio State Parks public information section manager Jean Backs and Columbus Outdoor Pursuits Winter Activities chair Glenn Beachy.

The challenges of airline travel today gives us insite and opportunity for reflection into our own lives, community and responsibility as citizens with Step Back From the Baggage Claim, Jason Barger, and The Columbus Dispatch travel writer Steve Stephens.