Akron police arrest two men for death of Clarence L. Keyes

AKRON, Ohio - Two men are now in police custody in connection to the death of an Akron man.

Akron police department detectives arrested Jerel Deonte Knights, 22, and Doniere D. Love, 23, both of West Miller Avenue, according to a police department release. Their arrests follow a tip from the U.S. Marshals Northern Ohio Violent Fugitive Task Force.

Both men face charges of tampering with evidence and abuse of a corpse for their involvement in the death of Clarence L. Keyes, 50, of Russell Avenue. Knights is also charged with murder.

The body of Keyes was found in bushes in the 400 block of West Miller Avenue Sept. 22.

Both Knights and Love were booked into the Summit County Jail.

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