Chicago fugitive wanted for murder arrested in Virginia Beach

Posted at 1:12 PM, Apr 23, 2019
and last updated 2019-04-24 11:46:45-04

Queon Smith

VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. – Virginia task force officials arrested a fugitive out of Chicago on Tuesday who’s wanted for a 2017 murder and a robbery.

The Norfolk fugitive task force, Virginia Beach fugitive task force, Virginia Beach SWAT and United States Marshal’s service assisted in arresting Queon Smith at a McDonald’s near the intersection of Princess Anne Road and Lynnhaven Parkway.

Smith has been on the run since June 2017. He had an outstanding warrant for a robbery issued on June 2, 2017, out of Des Plaines, Illinois and one for murder, issued on August 31, 2017, out of Chicago.

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