2 Accused of Robbing, Hospitalizing Woman

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Ricky Boykins, 33, and Justice Stewart, 18, both of Barberton.

BARBERTON, Ohio — Two people were charged after they allegedly robbed an 86-year-old woman of her purse and injured her so badly she was hospitalized.

According to the Barberton Police Department, the woman was targeted near the corner of 25th Street NW and Wooster Road West on Dec. 19.

She suffered serious injuries, and at the time of this report, remained in the hospital in stable condition.

Ricky Boykins, 33, and Justice Stewart, 18, both of Barberton, were arrested.

Boykins was charged with aggravated robbery and Stewart with complicity to aggravated robbery.

They are being held on bond at the Summit County jail.

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