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News Service:

Annette Hacker, director,
(515) 294-3720

Office: (515) 294-4777

12-6-08

Ames police seek help in connection with murders

The Ames Police Department is investigating the murders of two persons that occurred early this morning near the 1100 block of Pinon Drive in west Ames.

Ames Police have identified a person of interest relating to this investigation. Police are asking the public's assistance in locating Atiba A. Spellman of Ames. Spellman is described as a 33 year old, black male, 5'6" tall, and weighing approximately 200 pounds.

Spellman is currently enrolled as a student at Iowa State University; however, he does not reside on-campus.

Spellman may be driving a blue 1995 four-door Buick LeSabre bearing Iowa license plate 686 TOT. The vehicle may have a cracked windshield.

Anyone with critical information relating to Atiba Spellman or this investigation is asked to contact the Ames Police Department at (515) 239-5133.

Please monitor local media for further developments.

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