MACOUPIN COUNTY, Ill. - A Chesterfield, Illinois murder suspect involved in a police chase is under arrest after a crash in Jersey County, Illinois.
The Macoupin County Sheriff Shawn Kahl said the office received a 911 call at 2:30 p.m. that they there may be a woman shot inside a home in the 400 block of Main Street. He said when deputies arrived, they found 34-year-old Rachel Warren in the home.
The sheriff said there was some information during the 911 call about the suspect and the suspect vehicle.
Kahl said a deputy spotted the vehicle and a chase began. He said the chase ended in Jersey County where the suspect was caught.
During the chase, the Southwestern School District was put on a soft lockdown from 2:45 p.m. to 3:10 p.m. Administrators were then notified by the Macoupin County Sheriff that the situation was over and kids were free to go.
A neighbor said Warren had a son and daughter.
Visitation has been set for Monday Feb. 12th from 4 pm to 7 pm at the Davis Anderson funeral home in Carlinville. The funeral service will be on Tuesday Feb. 13th at 10 am at Davis Anderson funeral home in Carlinville.