Springfield police arrest 3 in January murder

SPRINGFIELD - The Sangamon County Sheriff's Office has announced that three people have been arrested and charged in the January 31st murder of Justin Sharp.

Police say Korodney Jones, 22, Demetriana Ross, 20, and Floyd Williams, 24, have been arrested and charged with first degree murder, home invasion, and armed robbery.

According to Springfield Police, their investigation revealed the murder was drug related, and that robbery was a motive.

Jones and Ross have their bonds set at $1 million each, while Williams' bond is set at $2 million.  All three have their first appearance in court on August 22 at 2:30 p.m.

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