75-year-old Jackson Township accused of murdering 2 women decades ago has arraignment postponed

75-year-old Jackson Township accused of murdering 2 women decades ago has arraignment postponed
Tallmadge police said they arrested Gustave Sapharas at his home for the murder of two women. (Source: 19 News)

CLEVELAND, Ohio (WOIO) - 75-year-old Jackson Township man Gustave Sapharas was expected to be arraigned in court today for the murder of 2 women decades ago.

Sapharas, who was expected to be arraigned at 8 a.m. in the Summit County Common Pleas Court had his arraignment postponed Friday morning. No additional information was immediately available.

Tallmadge police said they arrested Gustave Sapharas at his home on Friday, Sept. 6.

Sapharas is currently locked up in the Summit County Jail and charged with aggravated murder, murder, attempted rape, kidnapping and maiming or disfiguring another.

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