Steve Stephens, the man who brutally killed a defenseless man that is elderly Easter Sunday and then posted video associated with the murder on Facebook, has admitted to having a gambling problem and ended up being apparently recently thrown out of a Cleveland casino.
The man who posted a video of his random shooting of an elderly man on Easter Sunday, more information on an alleged gambling problem is surfacing as the dragnet widens for Steve Stephens.
The 37-year-old suspect is now the target of a multi-state manhunt by regional, state, and federal police for the cold-blooded homicide of the senior citizen he did not know and apparently chosen at random.
Stephens, in his videos that are own cited an ex-girlfriend, also major gambling losses, as some of the motives for the slaying.
Stephens apparently had a gambling addiction that is serious. He posted on their Facebook web page that, ‘ I lost everything we ever had due to gambling. I do not enter details but I’m [at] my point that is breaking.
He filed for bankruptcy in 2015, claiming assets of $12,430 against liabilities of $35,466. The debt was reorganized and compensated a later and the case was closed year.
His trouble at the casinos, however, did not end. He had been reportedly a frequent visitor to the JACK Cleveland Casino and something casino worker whom did perhaps not want to be called published on social media