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2nd suspect arrested in connection with August shooting in Beloit

Samuel Jones Samuel Jones
Charles Steel Charles Steel

BELOIT (WKOW) -- Police in Beloit say a man wanted in a shooting in August of 2012 is now behind bars.

30-year-old Samuel Jones was arrested Monday in Chicago. Police in Beloit say he's wanted for attempted homicide in connection with a shooting outside of The Turtle Tap on E. Grand Avenue on August 4.

Investigators say a 22-year-old man from Beloit was shot in the parking lot of The Turtle Tap. They say a friend drove the man to a hospital in Rockford, IL where he received treatment.

Officers are also looking for another suspect, 30-year-old Charles Steel. A warrant for attempted homicide is in effect for Steel.

A third suspect, Terrell Peppers, was arrested in December and is awaiting his trial.


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