AKRON, OH (WOIO) - Akron Police are investigating the death of Kristie E. Marks, 58, of Brentwood Boulevard in Copley, Ohio.
Marks was found in the 900 block of Springdale Street around 8:00 PM Saturday night with multiple stab wounds. She was transported to Akron City Hospital where she later died. The Summit County Medical Examiner's Office will perform an autopsy Monday.
Detectives took three individuals into custody including the victim's daughter, Taylor M.M. Marks. Detectives discovered that Taylor wanted her mother dead and offered $5,000.00.
Detectives arrested the three involved in Kristie Marks death. Troy A. Purdie, 19, of Villa Avenue in Akron was charged with Aggravated Murder; Brian S. Smith, 20, of Springdale Street was charged with Complicity to Commit Aggravated Murder, and the victim's daughter, Taylor M.M. Marks, 20, of Springdale Street was charged with Complicity to Commit Aggravated Murder. They were booked into the Summit County Jail.