AKRON -- A verbal argument turned violent when a pair of roommates started stabbing each other around 4 p.m. Thursday.
Akron Police say William Strutz, 51, had been stabbed multiple times in the back, neck and face at the residence in the 100 block of Ira Avenue. He was taken to a nearby hospital with injuries that are said to be non life-threatening.
The other person allegedly involved, 26-year-old Jared Owens, had two minor lacerations on his face and neck. Police say he was treated on the scene before he was booked into the Summit County Jail and charged with felonious assault.