Two area people arrested in connection with stabbing a man in Avondale appeared in court Wednesday.
23-year-old Jamie Storts of New Lexington plead guilty to a prosecutor’s bill of information to aggravated robbery and assault in connection with the stabbing of John Hannahs at 4075 Roseville Road. Court Officials say a second defendant in the case 25-year-old Steve Adams plead guilty to a prosecutor’s bill of information to aggravated robbery. Muskingum County Sheriff Matt Lutz says the motive in the incident, which happened in November, was robbery.
A pre-sentence investigation has been ordered in the case.