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News release from the Fort Wayne Police Department:

Two Fort Wayne Homicide Suspects arrested in Atlanta Georgia today

(November 9, 2015) – Both suspects were arrested today in the Atlanta metropolitan area on unrelated homicides. FBI agents along with the assistance from Georgia law enforcement agencies made the arrest on Hozyfa Sultan at a residence after executing a search warrant. Shakida Underwood was arrested during a routine traffic stop in which he was a passenger. Both arrests were made without incident.

Shakidi Underwood M/18
D.O.B. 11/3/1997

Charges: Murder, Robbery
Victim: Melvin Palmer M/30
Incident: 4000 Block Lillie Street on July 9, 2015


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Hozyfa Sultan M/24
D.O.B. 10/13/1991

Charges: Murder, Attempted Murder
Victim: Brandon Washington M/20
Incident: 5111 Plaza Drive, October 22, 2015



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