Nichole Hannahs

Tennessee Man Guilty of Ohio Man’s Death

by Nichole Hannahs on March 22, 2011 at 9:43 am

A Tennessee man facing charges in a shooting death in Guernsey County if found guilty.

36-year-old James Dunakowski was convicted of aggravated robbery and aggravated murder in the death of Donald Kay. Both charges contained gun specifications as well as repeat violent offender specifications.

Kay was killed in his Seneca Resorts home on January 29, 2011 and found several days later.

Guernsey County Prosecutor Daniel Padden said he’ll recommend a life sentence with parole after 25 years. Dunakowski also agreed to testify against his co-defendant, 24-year-old Sara Willey of Buffalo, her case will go before the grand jury in the near future.

Dunakowski is scheduled to be sentenced on May 4th.