Man pleads guilty of stabbing 74-year-old Mansfield woman during 2021 home invasion

Updated: May. 9, 2022 at 1:00 PM EDT
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RICHLAND COUNTY, Ohio (WOIO) - The man accused in the brutal attack of a 74-year-old woman during a home invasion pled guilty in the Richland County Court of Common Pleas.

Izzac Lawhorn faced charges of attempted murder.

Lawhorn is facing charges of attempted murder for allegedly stabbing the woman inside her apartment in 2021.

Mansfield police said Lawhorn confessed to stabbing the 74-year-old after breaking into her residence on June 3, 2021.

The victim was stabbed over 30 times, but survived, according to Mansfield polcie.

Authorities arrested Lawhorn on June 12, 2021 at an apartment on East Cook Road in Mansfield.

He has remained incarcerated since his arrest, according to court records.

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