CLEVELAND — The U.S. Marshals Service’s Northern Ohio Violent Fugitive Job Power on Wednesday arrested two murder suspects simply blocks away from one another.
Officers say Dea’Quan Burks, 23, was discovered within the again yard of a house on the 3300 block of Walton Avenue Wednesday morning. He’s accused of capturing and killing 24-year-old Ahmad Izzat on Clark Avenue again on Memorial Day.
Hours later, 33-year-old Jose Luis Perez-Galan was taken into custody “with out incident” at a house on the 3100 block of West 40th Road. He’s wished in his native Puerto Rico for a killing that allegedly befell in August of 2020.
“Right now, one murder suspect was arrested only some blocks from the scene of the crime and one other, hundreds of miles from the crime scene,” Marshal Pete Elliot stated in an announcement. “It goes to indicate that regardless of how far or how lengthy you run, The U.S. Marshals Service will discover you.”
Each suspects are presently being held on the Cuyahoga County Jail, with Perez-Galan awaiting extradition again to Puerto Rico.