“Body of Breneisha Lightfoot Found, Boyfriend Arrested in Cleveland”

By | July 22, 2023



The body of Breneisha Lightfoot was tragically found in the Slavic Village, according to the Bedford Police Department. Lightfoot had been reported missing earlier in the week when her family did not hear from her, especially as her birthday was approaching. When officers arrived at her home, they discovered signs of violence but neither Lightfoot nor her boyfriend, Michael Roarty-Nugent, were present. Lightfoot’s phone was found in the yard.

Roarty-Nugent was subsequently identified as a suspect and was arrested on Friday afternoon. Charges against him are expected to be filed soon. The police investigation is ongoing, and no further details have been released at this time.

This case highlights the importance of reporting missing persons and the dedication of law enforcement in solving such cases. It is a tragic reminder of the potential dangers that can exist within our communities.

In related news, Bedford Police are still searching for a missing woman, and residents are urged to remain vigilant and provide any information that may assist in locating her. The community is encouraged to visit the News 5 Cleveland Missing Persons page for updates and to report any relevant information.

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As the investigation into Breneisha Lightfoot’s death continues, the community will be hoping for justice and closure for her loved ones..