The Summit County Medical Examiner’s Office reported details of Oswalt’s death in a press release early Tuesday morning. It was around 1 p.m. when Oswalt was allegedly involved in an altercation at an apartment complex on East Tallmadge Avenue, according to officials.
Authorities say Oswalt was taken to a nearby hospital where he was later pronounced dead at 1:34 p.m. An autopsy has been completed and the cause of death has been ruled a homicide from a stab wound to the neck.
Akron police confirm a 30-year-old suspect identified as Aaron Roberts-Byrd was arrested outside the building, and a knife was also allegedly found in the area. He is currently being held in the Summit County Jail on charges of murder and felonious assault.
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