Two Suspects in Columbus Homicide Arrested in Perry Co.

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Two suspects in a Columbus homicide were taken into custody in Perry County on Friday.

The Perry County Sheriff’s Office said deputies assisted the Columbus Police Homicide Division with the apprehension of Savanna Dawson and Kyrios March.

Sheriff William Barker said authorities responded to two location in southern Perry County before receiving information regarding the possible whereabouts of the suspects. The information provided said they suspects were willing to turn themselves over to authorities.

The suspects were captured without incident. Both subjects are being held in the Southeastern Ohio Regional Jail and are awaiting extradition hearing before being turned over to Columbus authorities.

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