2016 murder suspect found not guilty

Marquavious Jones, 29, was charged with the murder of Sha Rif back in June of 2017.

Posted: Aug 2, 2018 12:48 PM

FORT WAYNE, Ind. (WFFT)- A man accused of a murder at a gas station back in November of 2016 was found not guilty by a jury.

Marquavious Jones, 29, was charged with the murder of Sha Rif back in June of 2017. Rif was found shot at the Marathon gas station on Lafayette and South Clinton on November 29th, 2016. He died at a local hospital. 

Several witnesses came forward and told police Jones was bragging about the shooting, but a jury found doubt in the statements. 

Jones' trial started Monday and was expected to last five days. He was aquitted of the murder on Wednesday after three days. 

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