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Homicide suspects captured in Union County, IL

Published: Mar. 17, 2018 at 4:18 PM CDT|Updated: Mar. 19, 2018 at 4:40 PM CDT
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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.

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