AKRON, Ohio — A 23-year-old woman has been arrested for allegedly stabbing another woman in a parking lot in Akron last week after the victim stopped for a flat tire.
The suspect, Deasianet Scruggs, 23, is charged with felonious assault, a second-degree felony, according to Akron Municipal Court records.
On Oct. 6, an 18-year-old woman pulled into a parking lot in the 1500 block of Copley Road for a flat tire.
The suspect allegedly approached the victim’s car and then stabbed her.
The 18-year-old ran from the scene while the suspect fled the area.
A good Samaritan took the victim to Cleveland Clinic Akron General Medical Center for treatment. The 18-year-old was last known to be in stable condition.
Authorities didn’t say if the suspect and the victim knew each other.
Scruggs has a status hearing in Akron Municipal Court on Oct. 30, according to court records.
The matter remains under investigation.
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