A couple has been charged in the recent homicide death of James M. Harris, 69, of Canton.
AKRON -- A couple has been charged in the recent homicide death of James M. Harris, 69, of Canton.
Detectives arrested Paul A. Reed, 38, and Tiffany A. Powell, 32, both of Minota Avenue.
Reed and Powell arranged for James Harris to come over to their home on Minota Avenue to purchase a car.
Shortly after 10 p.m. Saturday night, when James Harris arrived, Harris was let into the house. Once inside the house, Reed attacked Harris, causing his death.
James Harris was found unresponsive inside of a home.
The Summit County Medical Examiner's Office ruled the death a homicide and the manner of death as blunt force trauma to the head.
Paul A. Reed and Tiffany A. Powell were charged with aggravated murder and obstructing official business and booked into the Summit County Jail.
James Harris and Tiffany Powell have children together, police said..