Convicted sex offender, 36-year-old Michael Madison, pleaded not guilty in court Thursday.
EAST CLEVELAND, Ohio - The third East Cleveland murder victim is 18-year-old Shirellda Terry, a family member told NewsChannel5 on Tuesday.
Three bodies were found over the weekend in the area of Shaw Avenue in East Cleveland. The suspect, 35-year-old Michael Madison, was arrested after a brief standoff Friday night.
Terry was last seen at her summer job at East Clark Elementary School on East 146th Street in Cleveland on July 10.
Since then, her parents have passed out fliers on St. Clair Avenue. Her family said Shirellda was a very religious young lady and never missed a bible study class.
The Cuyahoga County Medical Examiner's Office said the other victims are 28-year-old Shetisha Sheeley and 38-year-old Angela Deskins.
Cuyahoga County Prosecutor Tim McGinty announced Tuesday he will seek the death penalty against accused East Cleveland killer Michael Madison.
The defense for an Ohio man charged with killing three women and dumping their bodies in trash bags will have extensive files to argue against the death penalty.
Michael Madison, accused of killing three women and leaving their bodies in East Cleveland, appeared in court for a pretrial hearing Tuesday morning.
A prosecutor says no decision will be made on the death penalty until at least next month in the case against an Ohio man charged with killing three women whose bodies were found wrapped in trash bags.
A man is headed back to court in Cleveland on charges of kidnapping and killing three women whose bodies were found wrapped in trash bags.
Dozens gathered on vacant property on Friday, outside of the same abandoned home that hid the body of an East Cleveland murder victim.
East Cleveland police have released a picture of suspected serial killer Michael Madison's car.
East Cleveland police release images of the evidence in accused Killer Michael Madison's case.