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Little Rock murder suspect arrested in Cedar Rapids

CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa (KWWL) -- Jacovan Bush is now in custody, after being arrested yesterday on charges of capital murder and aggravated robbery.

Those charges stem from a 2018 homicide in Little Rock, Arkansas. Nearly two years after the murder, Little Rock Police identified Bush as a susect and issued a warrant for his arrest.

The U.S. Marshals Service Northern Iowa Fugitive Task Force identified Bush leaving a home along the 1800 block of B Avenue NE on January 23.

Shortly after, Cedar Rapids Police stopped Bush in the 5100 block of 1st Avenue NE and arrested him.

Bush was taken to the Linn County Correctional Center. He is awaiting extradition to Little Rock.

Sara Belmont

Assistant News Director

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