AKRON, Ohio (WJW)– Authorities arrested two suspects in an Akron murder on Tuesday.
Eric Farrey Jr., 21, and a 17-year-old boy had been wished by Akron police for aggravated theft and aggravated homicide. They’re accused of demanding cash from the sufferer outdoors a mobile phone retailer in October and taking pictures him when he didn’t comply.
The U.S. Marshals Northern Ohio Violent Fugitive Activity Pressure mentioned its members discovered the teenager leaving a house on Johnson Road on a bicycle. He was arrested after a brief pursuit.
Farrey was apprehended at an house on Sumner Road, Marshals mentioned.
“Diligence by the Akron Police Division resulted in these two suspects being recognized months after the incident. Due to the Akron Police Division and our fugitive activity pressure, two extra violent fugitives are off the streets of Akron,” U.S. Marshal Pete Elliott mentioned in a information launch on Tuesday.
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