Homicide suspects captured in Union County, IL - KFVS12 News & Weather Cape Girardeau, Carbondale, Poplar Bluff

Homicide suspects captured in Union County, IL

(Source: Raycom Media) (Source: Raycom Media)
UNION COUNTY, IL (KFVS) -

Two suspects have been captured following a manhunt in Union County on Saturday, March 17.

The Union County Sheriff's Office and the Illinois State Police conducted a manhunt for two people that possibly left the scene of a car crash on Mt. Hebron Rd. in rural Makanda.

Both suspects are wanted for questioning in a homicide from Gibson County, Indiana.

The suspects are 29-year-old Ashley L. Robling and 26-year-old Jacob L. Wilson.

They were considered armed and dangerous.

According to Union County State's Attorney Tyler R. Edmonds, Wilson arrested on a warrant charging him with one count of murder.

Edmonds said he will appear in court on Tuesday, March 20 for a hearing on extradition to Indiana.

Download the KFVS News app: iPhone | Android

Copyright 2018 KFVS. All rights reserved.

  • Heartland NewsMore>>

  • Chester boy headed to national Rubik's Cube competition

    Chester boy headed to national Rubik's Cube competition

    Thursday, June 21 2018 11:20 PM EDT2018-06-22 03:20:25 GMT
    Lucas Thompson prepares for nationals. (Source: Taylor Clark, KFVS)Lucas Thompson prepares for nationals. (Source: Taylor Clark, KFVS)
    Lucas Thompson prepares for nationals. (Source: Taylor Clark, KFVS)Lucas Thompson prepares for nationals. (Source: Taylor Clark, KFVS)

    Lucas Thompson is a 12 year old from Chester and an absolute machine when it comes to solving a Rubik's Cube.

    Lucas Thompson is a 12 year old from Chester and an absolute machine when it comes to solving a Rubik's Cube.

  • Anna, IL chruch host group to discuss heroin abuse

    Anna, IL chruch host group to discuss heroin abuse

    Thursday, June 21 2018 11:12 PM EDT2018-06-22 03:12:03 GMT
    Connect Point Church host heroin abuse event. (Source: Chris Drury, KFVS)Connect Point Church host heroin abuse event. (Source: Chris Drury, KFVS)
    Connect Point Church host heroin abuse event. (Source: Chris Drury, KFVS)Connect Point Church host heroin abuse event. (Source: Chris Drury, KFVS)

    Connect Point Chruch hosted “A Night of Hope” in Anna, Illinois. "crush the epidemic" came to talk about heroin addiction.

    Connect Point Chruch hosted “A Night of Hope” in Anna, Illinois. "crush the epidemic" came to talk about heroin addiction.

  • First Alert: Strong Storms move across the Heartland

    First Alert: Strong Storms move across the Heartland

    Thursday, June 21 2018 10:17 PM EDT2018-06-22 02:17:41 GMT
    A Tornado Warning had issued for Cape Girardeau  (Source: Don Frazier, KFVS)A Tornado Warning had issued for Cape Girardeau (Source: Don Frazier, KFVS)

    Strong storms will move through the Heartland throughout the day on Thursday, June 21.

    Strong storms will move through the Heartland throughout the day on Thursday, June 21.

Powered by Frankly