DAILYKENN.com -- An 80-year-old retired physician was fatally shot in Lakewood, Ohio.
Dr. Craig Cullen-Terzano was found dead outside his home late Wednesday, August12, 2020, reports say. He suffered multiple gunshot wounds.
Arrested after a 5-hour standoff with police is 28-year-old Domonique Moore. Reports say Moore is married to the victim's granddaughter. The couple apparently resided in Cullen-Terzano's home where Moore was holed up during the standoff.
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Police were called to the home around 11:30 p.m. Wednesday for a welfare check.
When officers arrived, they found the doctor’s body lying in front of the home.
The Cuyahoga County Medical Examiner said Cullen-Terzano died of multiple gunshot wounds and he was pronounced dead at the scene.
According to police, Moore was inside the home and refused to come outside.
Members of the Westshore Enforcement Bureau S.W.A.T. Team were also brought to the home and Moore was taken into custody around 5 a.m. Thursday, said police.
Moore is charged with murder and remains behind bars.
On Friday, he waived his preliminary hearing in Lakewood Municipal Court and his case will now be presented directly to the Cuyahoga County Grand Jury.
Cullen-Terzano worked for the Ohio Department of Rehabilitation and Correction.
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