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Janelle A Reese  Unsolved homicide

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Janelle Reese
  • Case number: 3379
  • Incident location: 1000 [Block] E. 19th Ave.
    Columbus, Ohio - Franklin County
  • Incident date: 3/22/2017
  • Homicide date: 3/22/2017
  • Date of birth: 5/27/1983
  • Gender: Female
  • Race/Ethnicity: Black
  • Height: 5' 02"
  • Weight: 172
  • Hair color: Black
  • Eye color: Brown
  • Law enforcement agency: Columbus Police Department


On Wednesday March 22, 2017 at approximately 2:55 p.m., the Columbus Division of Police received a call and was requested to respond to 1044 E. 19th Ave. A U.S. Postal carrier observed signs of criminal activity on the front porch and alerted the police. When CPD arrived a few minutes later, they discovered two victims inside of this location that appeared lifeless. The victims, 39yr old Donte Moorer and 33yr old Janelle Reese had sustained gunshot wounds. They were pronounced at 3:21 p.m. by a CFD Medic sent to the scene.


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