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Justice for Jordan Jones-Harris

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Tonight we're learning more about a Toledo murder suspect caught in Jonesboro Arkansas.
Authorities say Marquis Walker was staying with a relative.

Marquis Walker is currently in a Jonesboro Arkansas jail accused in the murder of his ex-girlfriend Jordan Jones Harris. Walker was on the run for five months. The victim's mother spends a lot of time at her daughters memorial site.  She says she's one step closer to justice.

"It's like such a relief," said the victim's mother Leslie Jones.

Yesterday Jonesboro's swat team went to an apartment at 1610 Stone St after they received an alert. When they went in to get walker he was startled and police say he accidentally fired a shot. The bullet hit a wall. Walker barricaded himself in the bedroom and eventually gave up.
The victim's mother has so many questions.

"I want to know why because she didn't deserve that. I just want to know why. I want to know what was her last breath what was going through your mind. how did she feel I just want to know," said the victim's mother Leslie Jones

Family and friends left write messages at Jordan's memorial site that read "they got him Jordan justice will finally be served." Jordan's mother says the messages give her some peace.

"For everyone who helped to bring Marquis Walker in Thank you very much," said the mother.  

Jordan was a victim of domestic violence.

"They had broke up he was seeing other people. She was dating someone else so I don't know where the anger came in at. I don't know what possessed him to go over there because they had been separated. So I don't understand," said Leslie Jones.

Her mother fought back tears as she remember her daughter.

"Our phones calls first thing in the morning. Going out talking Going out to eat going shopping," said Ms. Jones.  

Ms. Jones asked to see the suspects arrest picture. She admits she's ready to take the next step toward justice for her daughter     

"Go to court see how the outcome is and hopefully she has peace"

When police found Walker they say he had $2700 on him.  Also Jonesboro police plan to meet with the prosecutor to decide if the relative Walker was staying with should face charges for harboring a criminal.

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