Man charged with murder in fatal Oakley stabbing

Posted at 3:59 PM, Oct 12, 2017
and last updated 2017-10-13 01:07:23-04

CINCINNATI -- Police charged 42-year-old Raymar Cooper with murder Thursday night after a fatal stabbing in Oakley.

The stabbing occurred near the intersection of Isabella and Markbreit avenues, according to Lt. Steve Saunders, and claimed the life of 64-year-old Wesley McCants.

Court documents indicate Cooper had previously faced charges for possession of crack cocaine and stabbing another man over a drug deal.

Police asked anyone with information to call Crime Stoppers at 513-352-3040.