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Taylor Mill Man Indicted in Florence Murder

A Taylor Mill man was indicted by a Boone County grand jury for a murder that took place in Florence in July.

Ishmail Tariq Powell, 41, was indicted on charges of murder, attempted murder, tampering with physical evidence, and first degree persistent felony offender.

He is accused in the stabbing death of Stephen J. Dodson, 31, of Jonesville. Dodson was stabbed to death at Papa's Pub on Main Street in Florence on July 21. Another person was stabbed in the attack but survived.

Powell was arrested and lodged at the Boone County Jail on August 22.

-Staff report