YPD: Woman stabbed, killed man after he punched her

youngstown, ohio woman charged with murder in stabbing death of man

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio (WKBN) – Youngstown Police arrested a woman on the city’s northeast side early Tuesday morning, charging that she stabbed and killed a man, according to police reports.

Police charged Autumn Hines, 19, with murder. According to a summary document of the arrest, Hines fatally stabbed Rashad Bailey, 23, in the chest after he punched her.

According to a police report, officers arrived at a house at 1425 Maplewood Ln. around 11:50 p.m. Monday and found Bailey lying on the ground. Police called an ambulance, which brought Bailey to a local hospital, where he later died from his wounds.

Just after midnight, police cleared the scene, arresting Hines, the report states.

“There was a relationship between the suspect and the victim,” Youngstown Police Detective Brad Blackburn said. “They had some children together. And apparently there was some type of altercation that led to her stabbing him.”

WKBN 27 First News provides commenting to allow for constructive discussion on the stories we cover. In order to comment here, you acknowledge you have read and agreed to our Terms of Service. Commenters who violate these terms, including use of vulgar language or racial slurs, will be banned. No links will be permitted. Please be respectful of the opinions of others. If you see an inappropriate comment, please flag it for our moderators to review.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s