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Suspect arrested, charged in double shooting

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(WMC-TV) – Police have charged Marquaveous Jones in the double shooting on Faxon Avenue Wednesday morning. Jones is allegedly one of two gunmen involved in a robbery in the 3100 block of Faxon.

According to the affidavit, Jones and an accomplice forced their way into the house and shot two men, Marvette McDonald and Brandon Wilkins, as they were leaving early Wednesday morning.

Police say McDonald and Wilkins were both shot in the back. McDonald was shot once and Wilkins was shot seven times.

Both victims were taken to the MED in critical condition.

McDonald identified Jones from a lineup that police brought to the hospital.

Information about the second gunman is not known at this time.

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