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Jury selection continues in Ames slayings trial

AMES (AP)--Jury selection is scheduled to continue on Wednesday in the trial of a man accused in the stabbing deaths of two people in Ames.

Atiba Spellman faces two charges of first-degree murder in the slayings of 34-year-old Shakena Varnell and 32-year-old Michael Odikro. Their bodies were found on Dec. 6.

Spellman was arrested a couple of days later in Pikeville, N.C. He was brought back to Iowa to face charges.

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