Brother of woman killed in Thursday double murder turns himself in to police

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ROCKFORD, Ill. (WTVO) — Kelvin Langston, 28, one of two men considered a “person of interest” in a double murder which occurred on Bruce Street early Thursday, has turned himself in to police on Friday.

Langston and Douglas Hollyfield, 26, were wanted by police for allegedly shooting and killing a dog at the residence at 727 Bruce Street on Friday, July 19th.

Langston’s sister, Christina Langston-Hill, 27, and her husband, Teon Hill, 28, were shot to death around at the house around 3:30 a.m. Thursday, according to police.

Langston faces charges of Possession of a Firearm by a Street Gang Member, Possession of a Firearm by a Known Felon, Reckless Discharge of a Firearm, Aggravated Cruelty to Animals, and No FOID card.

He is being held in the Winnebago County Jail on a $15,000 bond.

Rockford Police say Hollyfield was arrested Thursday night in Chicago.

A Facebook page has been set up to help pay for Langston-Hill’s funeral.

A vigil for the murdered couple will be held at 8 p.m. on Friday, August 9th at the house at 727 Bruce Street.

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