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Canton Woman Gets 15 to Life in Stabbing Death of Akron Woman

Cher Wagner (Summit County prosecutor)

CANTON, Ohio (News Talk 1480 WHBC) – The Canton woman accused of stabbing an Akron woman to death last June will do 15-years to life in prison.

33-year-old Cher Wagner was sentenced Tuesday in Summit County Common Pleas Court.

A jury found her guilty of murder last month.

Prosecutors say Wagner and 41-year-old Kelly Avery were arguing and fighting at a home on Euclid Avenue in Akron.

They say Wagner later chased Avery down and stabbed her in the chest.


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