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Man arrested for Brunswick woman's murder in 2016

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Posted at 1:47 PM, Apr 16, 2018
and last updated 2018-04-16 13:55:36-04

Brunswick police have arrested a man for the murder of a Brunswick woman in 2016.

Richard Berger was arrested and charged for murdering Star Pawlickza after she was found unconscious in a Brunswick home on Stoneybrook Lane in August 2016.

Time of the incident, police said they received a 911 call from Berger who said she was unconscious.

Police later said Pawlickza and Berger were roommates. The Cuyahoga County Medical Examiner's Office said her death was ruled a homicide after she suffered blunt force trauma to the head and cervical compression.

Berger is being held in Medina County Jail.