Galesburg Teens Arrested for Death of 15-year-old

Two 18-year-olds from Galesburg have been arrested in connection with the shooting of 15-year-old Javon Butler, also of Galesburg, according to our sister station WGIL.

Alex Horton was arrested yesterday evening at his mothers home and has been charged with Possession of a Firearm by a Felon. His bond was set at $250,000.

18-year-old Brandon Kenny was arrested early this morning and is charged with First Degree Murder.

Butler was found dead in the 600 block of Monmouth Boulevard after police responded to a possible shooting incident December 22nd.