Michael Ward of Cleveland Heights was arrested in a home on 24th Street Northwest in Barberton early this morning by agents of the Akron and Cleveland divisions of the Northern Ohio Violent Fugitive Task Force. Ward who has been wanted since Dec. 10, for aggravated murder.
Ward, 19, is suspected of killing Isaac Carson Jr. outside the Lady Luck’s Pub on Cleveland’s far east side the evening of June 5, 2018, after a fight in Carson’s vehicle. Carson, a barber and father of two, had recently won a $50,000 lottery ticket.
Anyone with information concerning any wanted fugitive can contact the Northern Ohio Violent Fugitive Task Force at 866-4WANTED (866-492-6833).You may also anonymously text in a tip by texting the keyword “WANTED” and your tip to TIP411 (847411), or you can send a web tip at the following webpage http://www.usmarshals.gov/district/oh-n/index.html. Reward money is available and tipsters may remain anonymous.