Man arrested in connection to deadly shooting


SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (WCIA) — A man was arrested in connection with a deadly shooting.

It happened near North 11th and East Converse Streets on Tuesday. Police said 26-year-old Martin Brown was ticketed for being an armed habitual offender, possession of a firearm by a felon and possession of a stolen firearm.

Officers said he was arrested after 29-year-old Willie Evans was shot and killed outside of a home.

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