Akron Man Charged with Elderly Mother's Death

AKRON, OH - A 48-year-old Akron man is charged with killing his own mother.

Police say around 3 p.m. Tuesday, a 76-year-old woman was found at her Crystal Street home in Akron, in the kitchen, with stab wounds to her chest and abdomen. She died at the hospital. 

Her son, Michael Gleisinger, 48, is in now in jail. Police say he's charged with murder. 

In a call to 911, the man said Gleisinger stabbed his mother because "she had been real sick" and he "couldn't take it anymore."

The Akron Police homicide unit continues to investigate.

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