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>>

  • IL Distracted Driving Awareness Week April 23-37

    IL Distracted Driving Awareness Week April 23-37

    Sunday, April 22 2018 10:59 PM EDT2018-04-23 02:59:13 GMT
    Illinois State Police District 22 has announced it will again participate in Illinois Distracted Driving Awareness Week enforcement (Source: KFVS)Illinois State Police District 22 has announced it will again participate in Illinois Distracted Driving Awareness Week enforcement (Source: KFVS)
    (Source: KFVS)(Source: KFVS)

    Illinois State Police District 22 has announced it will again participate in Illinois Distracted Driving Awareness Week and conduct an enforcement campaign.

    Illinois State Police District 22 has announced it will again participate in Illinois Distracted Driving Awareness Week and conduct an enforcement campaign.

  • First Alert: Rain to continue overnight into Monday

    First Alert: Rain to continue overnight into Monday

    Sunday, April 22 2018 10:03 PM EDT2018-04-23 02:03:26 GMT
    The rain will continue overnight with cool temperatures, mainly remaining steady in the middle 50s. (Source: KFVS)The rain will continue overnight with cool temperatures, mainly remaining steady in the middle 50s. (Source: KFVS)

    The rain will continue overnight with cool temperatures, mainly remaining steady in the middle 50s.

    The rain will continue overnight with cool temperatures, mainly remaining steady in the middle 50s.

  • Lt. gov. to tour Continental Tire in Mt. Vernon, IL

    Lt. gov. to tour Continental Tire in Mt. Vernon, IL

    Sunday, April 22 2018 7:07 PM EDT2018-04-22 23:07:33 GMT
    The Lt. Governor will be in Mt. Vernon at Continental Tire (Source: Lt-Gov.IL)The Lt. Governor will be in Mt. Vernon at Continental Tire (Source: Lt-Gov.IL)

    The Illinois Lt. Governor will be in southern Illinois on Monday, April 23.  Lt. Gov. Evelyn Sanguinetti plans to tour Continental Tire.

    The Illinois Lt. Governor will be in southern Illinois on Monday, April 23.  Lt. Gov. Evelyn Sanguinetti plans to tour Continental Tire.

Powered by Frankly