Subscribe Register Login

Monday, September 22, 2014, 3:19 p.m.
Top Picks - Capture Arkansas

Police make arrest in LR killing

By Gavin Lesnick

This article was published January 9, 2012 at 12:38 p.m.

— A 29-year-old Little Rock man has been arrested in the fatal shooting of a man and wounding of a woman inside an apartment on Green Mountain Drive.

Quenton Vernard Jones is facing charges of first-degree murder and criminal attempt to commit murder in the Jan. 3 shooting that killed 22-year-old Daniel Hill and injured 25-year-old Edwina Martin.

Jones was arrested without incident around 10 p.m. Sunday at his residence, 12 Fairbrook Dr.

Police say additional arrests are expected.

The shooting occurred shortly after 7 p.m. inside Martin's apartment at 1502 Green Mountain Drive.

Martin's mother told investigators that two men - including an ex-boyfriend of her daughter - followed her into the residence and then got into an argument with Hill. Betty Martin reportedly told police the men then fired several rounds at Hill and Edwina Martin, killing him and seriously injuring her.

Comments on: Police make arrest in LR killing

To report abuse or misuse of this area please hit the "Suggest Removal" link in the comment to alert our online managers. Read our Terms of Use policy.

Subscribe Register Login

You must login to make comments.

Displaying 1 - 3 of 3 total comments

MenLR2 says... January 9, 2012 at 1:59 p.m.

Good Job LRPD!

( | suggest removal )

pat72209 says... January 9, 2012 at 7:53 p.m.

Good job LRPD. What in God's name is going on with all these people killing others? Do they really not mind giving up their FUTURE for the sake of revenge? IF THEY LOCK UP ENOUGH OF THEM FOR LIFE WITHOUT PAROLE, MAYBE THE MESSAGE WILL GET OUT? Or do they want to be part of the Guiness Record for killings in 2012? Their 2 hrs. of fame?

( | suggest removal )

  • page
  • 1
Click here to make a comment

To report abuse or misuse of this area please hit the "Suggest Removal" link in the comment to alert our online managers. Read our Terms of Use policy.

TOP JOBS

  • Clerical

    Arkansas Board of Examiners in Counseling hiring for: PT pos...
    LITTLE ROCK, AR

  • Liquid sales manager

    Are you searching for a rewarding career with a growing, fas...
    ROGERS, AR

  • Program manager

    cloyes Gear and Products, Inc. management and engineering op...
    PARIS, AR

  • Dedicated drivers

    dedicated driversaveritt wants you…To average $1,000 weeklya...
    LITTLE ROCK, AR

  • Lib assistant ii

    Library Assistant IIFull-time public service position in the...
    LITTLE ROCK, AR

Search 964 jobs >

Top Picks - Capture Arkansas
Arkansas Online