Lima Homicide Being Investigated

October 2, 2014-

After receiving a call at 11:30 last night,  Lima Police found Ja'Taven Dukes, 24, of Lima, deceased outside a Lima residence.  A second individual, Markquis Hall, 25, also of Lima, was located later at St. Rita's Medical Center.  He was being treated for a gunshot injury.

Investigators learned Dukes and Hall were shot during the same incident.  Hall was released from the hospital, arrested and booked in the Allen County Jail. He was arrested for suspicion of aggravated burglary.

Detectives are investigating the homicide and ask anyone with information to call the Lima Police Department at 419-221-5264.


Courtesy of Lima News