NewsLocal NewsRichland County News

Actions

Mansfield stabbing suspect held on $1 million bond for allegedly attacking 74-year-old woman

gavel
Posted at 4:44 PM, Jun 14, 2021
and last updated 2021-06-14 16:44:08-04

MANSFIELD, Ohio — A 19-year-old man accused of stabbing a 74-year-old woman in Mansfield earlier this month has been arraigned in court.

The suspect, Izzac Lawhorn, appeared in Mansfield Municipal Court on a charge of felonious assault, a first degree felony, according to court records.

He is currently being held in the Richland County Jail in lieu of a $1 million bond.

On June 3, police were called to the woman’s apartment in the 900 block of Brookfield Drive shortly before 7:30 a.m. According to police, the woman said a male entered her apartment and stabbed her multiple times while she was in bed.

Lawhorn was arrested on Saturday morning in connection with the attack.

RELATED: 19-year-old arrested for allegedly stabbing Mansfield woman more than 30 times

Download the News 5 Cleveland app now for more stories from us, plus alerts on major news, the latest weather forecast, traffic information and much more. Download now on your Apple device here, and your Android device here.

You can also catch News 5 Cleveland on Roku, Apple TV, Amazon Fire TV, YouTube TV, DIRECTV NOW, Hulu Live and more. We're also on Amazon Alexa devices. Learn more about our streaming options here.