Youngstown woman pleads guilty to involuntary manslaughter

Hines was charged with stabbing her boyfriend last year after police said he punched her in the chest

youngstown, ohio woman charged with murdering boyfriend

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio (WKBN) – A Youngstown woman accused of stabbing and killing her boyfriend last year pleaded guilty to a lesser charge of involuntary manslaughter.

Autumn Hines was charged with murder and voluntary manslaughter in relation to the death of Rashad Bailey, 23. Investigators said Hines stabbed Bailey in the chest after he punched her.

Police said the two were in a relationship and had children together. Prosecutors said they had a history of domestic violence complaints.

Hines is scheduled to be sentenced at 9 a.m. October 7 in Judge Lou D’Apolito’s courtroom.

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