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Arrests in Oakwood Shootings

Story by WBGZ Radio

Jomar WarrAlton Police have arrested three people in connection with a shooting earlier this month at the Oakwood Estates Housing Complex. The incident happened July 8th. Four people were shot, and all but one were treated and released from the hospital.

A fourth victim continues to recover. The three suspects were arrested in Florida, and will be extradited to Madison County. Jomar Warr is charged with four counts of attempt first degree murder, four counts of aggravated battery with a firearm, one count of aggravated discharge of a firearm, and one count of unlawful possession of weapons by a felon. Ashton Robinson and Elizabeth Martinez have both been charged with obstructing justice. Alton Police Chief Jason Simmons:

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The investigation is ongoing, so if you know anything about the shooting you are asked to call the Alton Police Department at 618-463-3505, ext. 634.

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