ROCKFORD, Ill. (WIFR) -- Updated: Jan. 10, 2019, 4 p.m.
Rockford murder suspect Marquell Longs was arrested Thursday, police say.
Longs was wanted for a fatal shooting at the Citgo gas station on Auburn Street in November. The shooting led to the death of Jennifer Jones, a 37-year-old woman from Rockford. Another victim was hospitalized with injuries.
The U.S. Marshals Fugitive Task Force found Longs around 2 p.m. Thursday in the 1600 block of 10th Street.
Longs faces charges of first-degree murder, aggravated battery with a firearm, aggravated discharge of a firearm and unlawful use of a weapon.
Longs was taken into custody without incident. He is considered innocent unless proven guilty by the court of law.
Updated: Nov. 15, 2018, 1:55 p.m.
Police are searching for a 26-year-old Rockford man in connection to a fatal shooting at the Citgo gas station on Auburn Street last weekend.
Marquell Longs faces charges of first-degree murder, aggravated battery with a firearm, aggravated discharge of a firearm and unlawful use of a weapon.
Longs was issued a $10 million bond arrest warrant following an investigation from detectives and the Rockford Police Department.
If you have any information on Longs, contact Rockford Police at 815-966-2900 or Rockford Area Crime Stoppers 815-963-7867.
Updated: Nov. 11, 2018, 3:10 p.m.
The Winnebago County Coroner says Jennifer Jones, a 37-year-old woman from Rockford, was the victim from a fatal shooting at the Citgo gas station of Auburn Street Sunday morning.
According to the autopsy, the preliminary cause of death was a gunshot wound to the chest.
The Rockford Police Department is investigating the death.
Published: Nov. 11, 2018, 11:25 a.m.
A 37-year-old woman is dead and a 25-year-old man injured after a shooting in the parking lot of the Citgo gas station on Auburn Street.
Investigators say they went to that spot a little before 1 a.m. Sunday morning and found the woman with gunshot wounds. She was sent to the hospital where she died from those wounds.
Police later found out that a 25-year-old man was at a local hospital with gunshot wounds from the same shooting.
That man is in serious condition, but his injuries aren’t life-threatening.
The names of the victims aren’t being released right now.
Detectives are looking into what happened.