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Person of interest in two metro area homicide cases arrested by police

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Detectives are looking for 31-year-old Jerome T. “Rome” Roberson. (KCPD) Detectives are looking for 31-year-old Jerome T. “Rome” Roberson. (KCPD)
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UPDATE (Nov. 12) - Kansas City police say Jerome T. Roberson, a person of interest in two homicides, was arrested Saturday evening in the 3800 block of East 8th Street. 

He is currently in custody inside the Jackson County Jail. 

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ORIGINAL STORY

Police are attempting to locate a man suspected of killing two people in two separate cases in less than a week.

Detectives are looking for 31-year-old Jerome T. “Rome” Roberson. 

Police say the first homicide happened in Independence on Saturday. The second occurred in the 2500 block of Quincy Avenue on Thursday.

Roberson should be considered armed and dangerous. If anyone knows his location, please contact police at 816-234-5043.

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