Arrest warrant issued for suspect in Citgo gas station murder

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Rockford Police announced a suspect, 26-year-old Marquell Longs, in connection with the shooting death of a 37-year-old woman at the Citgo gas station on Auburn.

The shooting occurred shortly before 1 a.m. Sunday morning, November 11th, in the parking lot of the Citgo gas station at 4315 Auburn Street.

The coroner say Jennifer Jones was shot in the chest. She was alive when they arrived on-scene, but she was taken to the hospital where she was pronounced dead.

Another victim, a 25-year-old man, later arrived at a local hospital suffering from gunshot wounds. 

An $10 million arrest warrant was issued for Longs  following an investigation by detectives with the Rockford Police Department.

He has been charged with First Degree Murder, Aggravated Battery with a Firearm, Aggravated Discharge of a Firearm, and Unlawful Use of a Weapon by a Felon.

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