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Jeff and Peg Schobert, the murdered New Franklin couple
Jessica Schobert, daughter of murdered Jeff and Peg Schobert, at the Regional Mock Trial competition awards ceremony on Friday, Feb. 21, 2014 in Akron, Ohio, at the Ocacek Building atrium. (Phil Masturzo/Akron Beacon Journal)
Misty Carswell shows a cell phone photo of her son Jamall Vaughn, 14, at her Westwood Ave. home on Tuesday, April 16, 2013, in Akron, Ohio. Vaughn is charged with aggravated murder in the Schobert homicide cases. (Mike Cardew/Akron Beacon Journal)
INDEPENDENCE: At the Holiday Inn on Rockside Road, models strutted down a makeshift runway in one of the hotel’s ballrooms. At the end of the runway, they gave a twirl and a smile as they lifted their shirt or reached in their bag to reveal a pistol, tucked away safely out of view.