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UPDATE: Deputies Investigating Apparent Homicide/Suicide in Sugar Creek Township

SUGAR CREEK TWP, Ohio (News Talk 1480 WHBC) – Deputies with the Stark County Sheriff’s Office are looking into what appears to be a murder/suicide in Sugar Creek Township just east of Beach City over the weekend.

66-year-old Carl Simmons of Beach City and 56-year-old Monica Merry from the township were found dead of gunshot wounds in Merry’s Home in the 10,000 block of Dolphin Street SW.

The Repository says a family member found the bodies.

Another resident with disabilities was found OK in the house.


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