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updated 8:36 PM UTC, Jul 10, 2020

La Crosse Murder Suspect Apprehended in Illinois

  • Written by Wheeler
  • Published in News

A La Crosse man wanted for a November homicide is in law enforcement custody in Peoria, Illinois.

A Wisconsin Crime Alert had been issued for 27-year-old Shavonte Thompson before he was apprehended. Thompson is accused of shooting Javier Hall on November 2nd. Hall was found suffering from a gunshot wound in an alley and later died in the hospital. The U-S Marshal Service and Peoria police were conducting surveillance on a home that Thompson entered. He attempted to escape through a window but was arrested by officers and booked in jail.


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