Stark County Sheriff’s Office Investigates Homicide
The Stark County Sheriff’s Office is currently investigating a homicide that occurred in Bethlehem Township.
At 3:58 a.m. Saturday, July 27th deputies responded to 6000 Beth Ave SW lot 49 in response to a homicide. Upon arrival deputies located a deceased 64-year-old man.
The suspect, 18-year-old Lee V. Berry, was still on scene and taken in to custody. Investigators determined Berry struck the victim several times with a blunt object after a verbal argument.
Berry has been charged with 1 count of Tampering with Evidence, 1 count of Domestic Violence and 1 count of Murder.
Berry and the victim lived at the same residence on Beth Avenue SW.