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Police ID Suspect In Fatal Double-Stabbing

Dec 30, 2020

Innocent Nshizirungu
Credit Columbus Division of Police

Columbus police say two women were stabbed and killed Tuesday, and the suspect is hospitalized in critical condition after attempting to commit suicide.

31-year-old Innocent Nshizirungu will be charged with the murders of his 25-year-old girlfriend Mariah Hurt and 43-year-old Wanda Myricks.  The two were killed  at a home on Walford Street following an argument.  The deaths mark the 172nd and 173rd homicides in Columbus in 2020.