EL PASO, Texas (KTSM) – El Paso Police say they arrested two suspects wanted in connection to an Oklahoma City murder after receiving a tip they were in the El Paso area.
According to the El Paso Police Department’s Crimes Against Persons unit, a joint operation led to the arrests of Antonio Quinton Adair, 35, and Julia Anne Jones, 29, who were wanted in connection to an Oklahoma City murder.
Officer Megan Morgan with the Oklahoma Police Department confirmed Adair was wanted in connection to a homicide that happened the evening of Sunday, October 13 around 9:30 p.m. at the Drover’s Inn located in south Oklahoma City.
Adair and the victim, identified as 31-year-old Antonio Johnson, got into an argument and Adair allegedly shot the victim.
Police say 29–year-old Julia Jones was with Adair at the time of his arrest. She was wanted on accessory to murder charges. Both are being held without bond in the El Paso County Detention Center awaiting extradition to Oklahoma City.
The El Paso Police Special Weapons and Tactics Unit, Central Regional Command Tactical Officers, and the Lone Star Fugitive Task Force assisted in the operation.