A Columbia man was arrested in correlation with a murder that took place on June 23 on Conley Road.
20-year-old Domionte Cheatum was arrested Thursday after police pulled him over in the 700 block of North Providence Road. After discovering Cheatum had warrants from Jackson County, he was charged with second-degree murder.
25-year-old Anthony Unger of Jefferson City was found dead in a car in a parking lot at the northwest corner of Conley Road and Brickton Road in Columbia. The Columbia Police Department arrested 26-year-old Samuel Butler and 22-year-old Joycelynn Brown shortly after. The murder was a result of an altercation surrounding a drug deal.
Both Butler and Brown were also charged with second-degree murder.