Frank Q. Jackson The grandson of Cleveland Mayor Frank G. Jackson was shot and
killed Sunday night, police said. No suspects were in custody.
According to a tweet from Scott Noll, an investigative reporter for News 5 Cleveland,
24-year-old Frank Q. Jackson was shot and killed Sunday night.
Frank Q. Jackson’s defense attorney confirmed his death to the media.
Along with law enforcement, Mayor Jackson also reported to the scene of the
No motive, number of victims or suspects have been indicated by authorities.
Cleveland.com reported at length on the younger Frank Q. Jackson’s history of
encounters with law enforcement.
Local news outlets reported that Frank Q. Jackson had pleaded guilty to assault in
He was also linked to a killing in August 2019 when a vehicle leaving the scene was
investigated and registered under his name, but was not charged.
Frank Q. Jackson reported the car was stolen prior to the murder, and the vehicle was
later discovered destroyed and abandoned.
There is no information available yet regarding a possible connection from Sunday’s
shooting to other events.