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Suspect arrested after allegedly killing 2 men in Deschler Park neighborhood

Ash Shaheed Abdullah Ibn Jamii faces two murder charges.

COLUMBUS, Ohio — A man faces two murder charges after a shooting left two men dead in  a Deschler Park neighborhood.

Patrol officers saw a suspicious vehicle in the 1500 block of Fairwood Avenue, just north of Frebis Avenue, shortly before 1:30 a.m. on Jan. 6.

An officer approached the vehicle and found Daniel Knox shot.  He was pronounced dead at the scene.

Malik Amar, 43, was found in a driveway in the 1500 block of Fairwood Avenue and pronounced dead.

Ash Shaheed Abdullah Ibn Jamii, 40, was identified by police as a suspect in this shooting. Jamii was arrested on Jan. 8 and faces two murder charges.