Woman arrested in stabbing death

Shannon Smith (Courtesy Warren County Sheriff's Office)
Shannon Smith (Courtesy Warren County Sheriff's Office)

Posted by Trina Kinstler - email

FRANKLIN, OH (FOX19) - A woman is behind bars, accused of stabbing a man to death.

It happened Thursday around 12:30 p.m. at an apartment complex on Beam Drive in Franklin.

Police responded to investigate a report of a man bleeding the hallway. Upon arrival, they found Robert Takach, 25, suffering from an apparent stab wound.

Takach was taken to Atrium Hospital in Middletown, where he died a few hours later.

Police have arrested Shannon Smith, 23, and charged her with voluntary manslaughter for the death of Takach.

She is being held in the Warren County Jail as the investigation continues.