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Murder Suspects Also Charged in Series of Covington Robberies

Two of the three suspects arrested Wednesday and charged with the murder of a man in Cincinnati, are also charged in a series of robberies in Covington.

Covington Police said Thursday that Billy Dotson, 21, and JajuanĀ Keith, 23, are responsible for robbing the Delmar Foot Mart on Eastern Avenue on March 8, Cricket Wireless on Madison Avenue on March 17, Covington Grocery on Russell Street on March 29, and a home invasion on Scott Blvd. on February 14.

They are charged with first degree robbery in each case.

Keith is also charged with first degree robbery after allegedly robbing the Metro PCS store on Madison Avenue on February 14.

Cincinnati Police were investigating the murder of Antoine Higgins, 35, who was shot and killed in Westwood on Saturday when they acted on a tip to descend upon a residence on Scott Blvd. in Covington where they arrested Dotson and another suspect, Tamyla Nelms, 22.

-Michael Monks, editor & publisher