5th Suspect Arrested in Newark Stabbing

by Emily Baird on September 24, 2009

Newark Police Department Sergeant Scott Snow says a fifth suspect is arrested in connection with the stabbing death of 25-year-old John Stouffer.

Nicholas Wallace was arrested around 4:30 p.m. this afternoon.

Snow says he is being charged with aggravated murder and tampering with evidence.

He is currently being held in the Licking County Justice Center and will be arraigned tomorrow afternoon.

Stouffer was found stabbed to death at a West Harrison Street home in Newark on August 24th.