Two arrested in brutal guitar beat down

DIERRE MERRITT
DIERRE MERRITT
JOHNNY MERRITT
JOHNNY MERRITT

AKRON, OH (WOIO) - A vicious attack with a guitar in Akron.

Police say 20-year-old Dierre Merrit and 25-year-old Johnny Merrit beat the victim with a guitar. The victim required surgery on his jaw and eye socket as a result of the brutal beating.

Both men have been charged with felonious assault.

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