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CLEVELAND -- Police say a man wanted in connection with the stabbing death of his girlfriend remains in custody Friday morning after turning himself in to police Thursday.

Police say Joyce Williams, 53, was stabbed to death early Thursday morning at a home on East 149th Street. Williams died at the hospital from her injuries.

Police say her boyfriend, Willmer Scott, 61, turned himself in to Barberton police Thursday.

Friday afternoon,Scott was chargedwith murder andwill appear in court at 8:30 a.m. Saturday.