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Sangamon County Arrest Three In Murder Case

Updated: Friday, August 22 2014, 10:01 PM CDT
Tips from the public lead to the indictments and arrests of three people in connection with the shooting death of man earlier this year.

Sangamon County deputies arrested and charged 22-year-old Korodney Jones, and 20-year-old Demetriana Ross.

24-year-old Floyd Williams, who is currently serving time, is also charged in the murder of 25-year-old Justin Sharp.

The sheriff's office tells us a grand jury indicted all three suspects on charges of murder, home invasion and robbery.

Police say the motive for Sharp's killing is simple: bad people doing bad things to bad people.

"I can say there were probably small time drug, in the drug trade, This was drug related we feel, and robbery was a motive," said Sheriff Neil Williamson.

All three suspects appeared in court today.

Bond was set at $1 million for Jones and Ross and $2 million for Williams. Sangamon County Arrest Three In Murder Case


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