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Columbia Police Make Arrest in Homicide

Columbia police have arrested a 36-year-old suspect in a double shooting Sunday morning which left one person dead. Curtis Allen Lewis is charged with voluntary manslaughter, assault and two counts of armed criminal action. Police officers found two shooting victims about 2:35 on Fifth Street just north of Broadway. Thirty-four-year-old Tershawn E. Kitchen died before he could be taken to a hospital. A 30-year-old woman, who hasn’t been identified, is being treated. Her condition hasn’t been released. Anyone with additional information should call the Columbia Police Department at 573-874-7652 or CrimeStoppers at 573-875-TIPS to remain anonymous.



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