Ellen Taylor has been named as the 43-year-old grandmother who died late Saturday after being shot in her head while sitting on the couch around 8:45 p.m., according to Cleveland police.

Police say the shots were fired from outside of her home. Police have not yet developed a motive for the fatal shooting.


When officers arrived at the Crennell Avenue home she was already dead.

Taylor was a mother of five and a grandmother of four. No one has been arrested, but police say a grey vehicle was used by the suspect.

Anyone with information should contact Cleveland Police at (216) 623-5464. source

According to Facebook, Taylor is the cousin of Ohio politician, Shalira Taylor.

Family members and friends took to social media to remember Taylor.

Our thoughts and prayers go out to the family and friends at this difficult time.