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Three men charged in deadly Sandusky shooting

Sandusky police say a man was caught in the crossfire during an argument
Three men are under arrest in connection to a shooting that killed a 41-year-old man in the...
Three men are under arrest in connection to a shooting that killed a 41-year-old man in the crossfire.(Erie Co Jail)
Published: Dec. 6, 2020 at 12:38 AM EST
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SANDUSKY, Ohio (WTVG) - Sandusky City Police are investigating a double shooting that left one person dead.

It happened in the 60 block of E. Madison Street Saturday. According to police, there was a dispute between three men over drugs and money. Multiple shots were fired.

Tavon Myers, who’s 41, was hit in the crossfire and died. Moments later, police were called to a another person shot in the 20 block of Center Street. That’s where police found Lavell Chapman, 25, of Lorain, also shot.

Chapman was arrested and is locked up in the Erie County Jail charged with aggravated murder.

Two other men are also behind bars. Exavier Cruz, 22, of Lorain, faces charges of murder and robbery. Jalen Jones, 20, of Sandusky, faces charges of homicide and aggravated robbery. All three men are being held without bond.

Police tell 13abc there are two additional suspects under investigation. If you have any information on this case, contact Sandusky Police.

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