75-year-old man arrested for two Northeast Ohio murders from 1970, 1975

Authorities say they have made a break in two cold case murders – one of which dates back nearly 50 years. Tallmadge Police Chief Ronald Williams tells WKYC that Gustave Sapharas was arrested Friday in his Jackson Township home in connection with the 1970 murder of Karen Bentz and the 1975 murder of Loretta Jean Davis.
Published: 6:19 PM EDT September 10, 2019
Updated: 8:18 PM EDT September 10, 2019