Man arrested for July 11 murder on N Antioch Circle in Opelika

(Source: Opelika Police Department)
(Source: Opelika Police Department)
(Source: Rico Mitchell/WTVM)
(Source: Rico Mitchell/WTVM)
Shaquille Jones (Source: Family member)
Shaquille Jones (Source: Family member)

OPELIKA, AL (WTVM) – Opelika police have arrested a man in connection with a murder earlier this month.

Police arrested 20-year-old Vantavious Quintez Hughley, of Opelika, Wednesday morning around 11:15 a.m. and charged him with murder.

Opelika police pulled Hughley over during a traffic stop.  He fled from the vehicle but was taken into custody.  A man was in the car with Hugley at the time.

Hughley's bond has been set at $150,000.

Police also arrested 19-year-old Alexis Dunlap, of Opelika.  Dunlap was arrested and charged with first-degree hindering prosecution, attempting to elude law enforcement and resisting arrest.

Dunlap's bond has been set at $6,500.

Police are continuing to investigate this case.

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