Authorities an Make Arrest in Sumter County Murder
26-year-old Eric Evans of Cuba, AL was killed and 27-year-old Nico Taylor of York was shot on February 2nd and the gunman has been on the loose, until today.
Special Agents with the Alabama Law Enforcement Agency’s State Bureau of Investigation and officials with the York Police Department, Livingston Police Department and the Sumter County Sheriff’s Department, in coordination with the 17th Judicial District Attorney’s Office, on Wednesday, February 8th, arrested 19-year-old Javoris Tyshon Jenkins for the murder and attempted murder.
The incident took place during the early morning hours of February 2nd on Hayes Road in York.
Jenkins is being held at the Sumter County Jail on Murder and Attempted Murder charges. Bond has been set at a total of $60,000.