Two people in Dublin were killed over the weekend in unrelated homicides, according to Dublin Police Chief Tim Chatman.
The first happened Saturday night at a home on Carver Street.
According to an incident report, an investigator responded to a report of a stabbing around 9:35 p.m.
When they arrived, they were told 26-year-old Jefferey Edmond had been stabbed multiple times in parts of his upper and lower body.
Edmond was taken to Fairview Park Hospital and later pronounced dead.
A preliminary investigation led to the arrest of 27-year-old Brenda Rozier on drug charges. The report notes other charges are pending against Rozier.
The second homicide happened Sunday evening at a home on Azalea Drive.
According to an incident report, an investigator responded to a report of a gunshot victim around 5:10 p.m.
When they arrived, they were told 20-year-old Jacquell Smith had been shot in the head.
Smith was taken to Fairview Park Hospital and later pronounced dead.
An investigation led to the arrest of 21-year-old Raekwon Pauldo on murder charges.
Chatman says that Edmond’s stabbing death is the first homicide this year that has occurred in city limits.
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