Two arrests have been made in the murder discovered early Saturday morning in Many. Officers found Tyruss Thomas, who was to turn 27 years old on Saturday, shot to death in his car. The car was found just before 2 a.m. on Highway 6 near Many High School. Officers have arrested 29-year-old Melvin C. Maxie on a charge of 1st degree murder, and 22-year-old Philip Dewayne Jones. Both are from Many. Both are being held in the Sabine Parish Jail.
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A 12-year-old girl and an 8-year-old boy were stabbed multiple times in the attack.
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