Suspect in Metro-East manhunt in custody - KMOV.com

Suspect in Metro-East manhunt in custody

(KMOV) -- A Metro-East manhunt has come to an end after two days.

Mark Prough, 43, from Jersey County, Ill. was taken into custody around 1:00 a.m. on Thursday.

Police say that Prough was spotted near some railroad tracks in Kaine, Ill. He was reportedly carrying a shotgun when they caught him.

Prough is accused of killing his father.

Authorities say charges could be filed as early as Friday.

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