UPDATE: Landlord appears in court in murder case - Cincinnati News, FOX19-WXIX TV

UPDATE: Landlord appears in court in murder case

Victim: Sabrina Smith (Courtesy Cincinnati Police Dept.) Victim: Sabrina Smith (Courtesy Cincinnati Police Dept.)
Arrested: George Dibble (Courtesy Cincinnati Police) Arrested: George Dibble (Courtesy Cincinnati Police)

CARTHAGE, OH (FOX19) -

UPDATE: George Dibble appeared in court Monday morning, where his bond was set at $1 milllion.

The case will go to the grand jury on Jan. 6.

PREVIOUSLY:

A landlord faces murder charges after allegedly stabbing a former tenant to death on Saturday afternoon.

Around 3:40 p.m. Saturday, Cincinnati Police responded to the 6800 block of Vine street for a report of a robbery. When officers arrived, they found 41-year-old Sabrina Smith suffering from mulitple stab wounds. Smith was taken to University Hospital where she was pronounced dead.

After an investigation, police arrested 50-year-old George Dibble. Investigators say that Smith was evicted from the home and returned when the confrontation occurred.

Dibble will be in court on Monday morning.

The homicide is still under investigtion and police are asking anyone with information to call Crimestoppers at 513-352-3040.

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