Weather Alert

Canton Woman Found Guilty in Akron Stabbing Death

Cher Wagner (Summit County prosecutor)

AKRON, Ohio (News Talk 1480- WHBC) – A 33-year-old Canton woman will be sentenced in a month.

This, after a Summit County jury Friday found her guilty of murder in connection with a stabbing death in Akron.

Prosecutors say Cher Wagner stabbed 41-year-old Kelly Avery to death in June of last year at a home on Euclid Avenue in Akron.

The two had been fighting, but prosecutors say Wagner chased Avery down and stabbed her in the chest.

Connect With Us Listen To Us On