The suspect in a New Year’s Day murder in Springfield has been apprehended… in Colorado.
Springfield Police say 20-year-old Jodeci Commer was arrested without incident by the U.S. Marshal’s Service and Denver police. There was no immediate information as to how or why Commer went to Colorado.
He’s accused of fatally shooting 24-year-old Deshawn Jones at a home on East Cedar. Commer will face several felony charges, including First Degree Murder and Unlawful Use of a Weapon by a Felon, once he is returned to Springfield. There was no immediate word on whether he plans to fight extradition.
Authorities have identified a suspect in the New Year’s Day shooting death of a Springfield man.
Police are looking for 20-year-old Jodeci Commer on charges including first-degree murder and unlawful use of a weapon by a felon.
Commer is accused of fatally shooting 24-year-old Deshawn Jones on the front porch of a home on East Cedar.
Investigators are asking anyone with information about the case to contact Springfield police or Crimestoppers.
20-year-old Jodeci Commer