Second suspect in Howard Street murder surrenders

The second suspect in the June 14 murder of North High School graduate Na’Kia Crawford surrendered to police June 23.

Accompanied by his attorney, Jaion Bivins, 18, turned himself in shortly after midnight. He is charged with obstructing justice and tampering with evidence; he was given a summons and released.

Janisha George, 24, of Tallmadge, had already turned herself in; she was also charged with obstruction of justice.

This leaves suspected gunman Adarus Black, 17, as the sole remaining suspect at large.

Anyone with information is encouraged to call the Akron Police Department Detective Bureau at 330-375-2490 or 330-375-2Tip.

The Summit County Crimestoppers, Call 330-434-COPS.

Text TIPSCO with your tips to 274637. Callers can remain anonymous.

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