Police name suspect in Washington Park murder case
34-year-old Aaron Jackson, wanted by police in connection to the murder of Mayor John Thornton of Washington Park
(KMOV) --Police issued an arrest warrant in the murder case of Washington Park Mayor John Thornton on Wednesday.
Aaron Jackson, 34, is wanted for murder in connection to the killing of Mayor Thornton. Mayor Thornton was shot three times at close range while sitting in his car on April 1, 2010. He was returning home from a second job.
Jackson was previously an unnamed "person of interest." His bond is set at $1 million.
Anyone who has information on the whereabouts of Jackson should call 911 or Crime Stoppers at 866-371-8477.