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Two Men Arrested In Death Of Hilltop Woman

Apr 17, 2017

Thomas Dortch (L) and Dawan Dortch
Credit Franklin County Sheriff's Office

Columbus police have arrested two brothers in the death of a woman whose body was found on fire last December 23 in a Hilltop alley.

31-year-old Thomas Dortch and 24-year-old Dawan Dortch will be arraigned today in the death of 39-year-old Demeki Walker. Police say they found a large amount of blood and a spent shell casing in her home, indicating she might have been killed there and was burned to destroy evidence.