Homicide Suspects Arrested In Fairbury After Short Standoff

Homicide Suspects Arrested In Fairbury After Short Standoff

Two people suspected of homicide have been arrested after a short stand-off with the Jefferson County Sheriff’s Office in Fairbury.

According to the Jefferson County Sheriff’s Office official Facebook page, law enforcement was notified yesterday afternoon that the two suspects, 21-year-old Caitlyn Grable and 25-year-old Jerry Gilbert both of Odessa, TX. had taken shelter at a Fairbury residence.

After about an hour of negotiations the two surrendered to authorities and were arrested without incident.

The investigation is ongoing as multiple agencies are still looking for the homicide victim.

(Caityln Grable pictured above, courtesy of the Jefferson County Sheriffs Office)