Second man arrested in Mt. Morris murder case

Lejuan Covington was killed on April 26th.

Court records show that a second man was arrested in connection with the murder of a Mt. Morris man in his home.

Javante McQueen, age 19, has been charged with Open Murder and Felony Firearm. He is being held without bond.

Police first arrested Michael Crawford in connection with the murder of Lejuan Covington. He was arraigned in 67th District Court on April 30.

Covington was murdered, police say, while in his home on Stem Lane near Coldwater and Clio in Mt. Morris Township on April 26.