MARION, SC (WMBF) – A 58-year-old man was shot and killed while he sat in a car on Jones Avenue in Marion just after midnight on Sunday, confirmed Marion Police Chief Dewayne Tennie. One suspect in the murder was arrested on Monday, and a another on Tuesday.
The victim was identified as Liston Phillips. Chief Tennie said the motive of Phillips' murder was robbery.
On Monday, one murder suspect, Aaron Alonzo Brown, was apprehended by the Marion Police Department, according to Chief Tennie. Bond was denied. The State Law Enforcement Division assisted with the arrested of Brown.
On Tuesday, 32-year-old April Johnson was arrested and charged with murder in connection with this incident, according to Marion Police. Bond was also denied for her.
Anyone with information is asked to call Marion Police at (843) 423-8616.