Columbia Police Arrest 2 Illinois Murder Suspects
The two were found at 710 Mikel. By a Columbia detective who recognized one suspect from a photograph provided by the Murphysboro Police Department.
A "Code Red" was called at that time and SWAT members responded and surrounded the home. Approximately 25 minutes after surrounding this home, both suspects surrendered without incident.
On Tuesday a Murphysboro, Illinois Police detective contacted the Columbia Police department to inform them that two murder suspects were possibly in Columbia.
Murphysboro is approximately 240 miles south east of Columbia. The exact location of the suspects Terrence A. Vinson and Michael J. Thompson wasn't known on Tuesday.
Both men from Carbondale were wanted for three counts of 1st Degree Murder and three counts of Aggravated Kidnapping.
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