Police Arrest Akron Murder Suspect Who Killed Victim With Scissors, Knife

Kathie Lee Belton
Kathie Lee Belton

Akron, OH - Darlene Brown, 52 year-old  from Seward Avenue in Akron, was murdered Tuesday evening after being stabbed in the neck with scissors.

The homicide occurred sometime around 6:25 p.m., on Tuesday, July 31, 2007 at a residence located in the 1100 block of Seward Avenue in Akron.

Akron Police say there was an argument between Kathie Lee Belton and Darlene Brown at 1118 Seward Ave. Brown left the house and was followed by Belton who had a knife and scissors with her.

Belton allegedly confronted Brown on the front lawn and a fight happend. Brown was stabbed in the neck then she then ran away and 9-1-1 was called.

Brown was taken to Akron General Hospital where she later died. and she was taken to akron general hospital where she later died.

Police have arrested Kathie Lee Belton for murder and assault.