Poster of Carlos Benito

Carlos Benito

Carlos Benito
  • Case number: 3631
  • Incident location: Columbus, Ohio - Franklin County
  • Incident date: 5/9/2021
  • Homicide date: 5/9/2021
  • Date of birth: 3/9/1977
  • Gender: Male
  • Race/Ethnicity: Black
  • Height: 6' 00"
  • Weight: 190
  • Hair color: Black
  • Eye color: Brown
  • Law enforcement agency: Columbus Police Department


On May 9, 2021, at 8:46 a.m., Patrol responded to a person breaking into a residence. Upon arrival, they apprehended a male breaking into the back door of the residence. This individual stated that his cousin was inside the residence deceased. Patrol entered the residence and found two individuals with apparent gunshot wounds, who were pronounced dead at scene. These individuals were identified as 44yr old Carlos Benito and 42yr old Jeremy Bickerstaff.


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