ORANGE COUNTY, Fla. — Orange County homicide detectives said they have issued two first-degree murder warrants for a man accused of killing a 20-year-old woman and her baby.
Deputies said Monday that they are still searching for Doujon Griffiths, 21. He is accused of shooting Massania Malcolm, 20. Malcom’s 1-year-old daughter, Jordania, was also found dead in the car, deputies said.
Anyone with information on his whereabouts is eligible for a substantial reward, and should call Crimeline at 800-423-TIPS (8477).
According to deputies, Griffiths is also also a suspect in a shooting that happened Tuesday that deputies believe is connected.
Early Tuesday morning, Orange County deputies found a man shot several times at an apartment complex. Sheriff John Mina said the victim told deputies he was shot by a friend before he was taken to surgery.
Two days later, that man’s relatives contacted deputies because couldn’t locate the man’s girlfriend and baby.
They eventually found the two in a car on Lake Ellenor Drive.
“It’s disgusting. That is truly an evil person, and whoever does that is going to have to pay for those crimes,” said Mina.
Deputies said Griffiths was a friend of the man who was shot, as well as Malcolm.
Deputies believe the 1-year-old died of heat exhaustion.
Griffiths is wanted for attempted murder in Tuesday’s shooting, and he is a person of interest in Thursday’s shooting of Malcolm.
Deputies ask for anyone with information on Griffiths’ whereabouts to call 911.
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