Update: Suspects arrested in Illinois in fatal gas station shooting of Covington man

press release from Gwinnett County Police Department

Shooting at a Shell Gas Station in Gwinnett County April 23 leaves one male victim dead. Photo credit: Gwinnett County Police Department


(Lawrenceville, Ga., April 27, 2023) The Gwinnett County Police Department identified Keonte Anderson (29-year-old male from Peachtree Corners, Ga) and Jonas Albright-Gillis (28-year-old male from Doraville, Ga) as suspects in this homicide.

During the investigation, detectives learned that the Audi SUV involved in the shooting had traveled to Illinois after the incident. Anderson and Albright-Gillis were occupants of the Audi. Calumet City Police Department was notified, and hours later, a traffic stop was conducted, and Anderson and Albright-Gillis were arrested. They are held at the Cook County Detention Center, awaiting extradition back to Gwinnett County. 

Anderson is charged with Felony Murder, Aggravated Assault, and Possession of a Firearm during the Commission of Certain Felonies. Albright-Gillis is charged with Felony Murder, Aggravated Assault, Possession of a firearm during the Commission of Certain Felonies, and Possession of a Firearm by a Convicted Felon.

Editor’s Note: Please note an arrest or charge does not constitute a conviction.


The victim in Sunday’s fatal shooting at a Gwinnett County Gas Station has been identified as Marcus Bush, 39, of Covington.

Gwinnett County Police Department report that Bush is seen having a verbal dispute with multiple males. It is not know what the verbal altercation was about but police say it appears to be an isolated incident. The investigation is ongoing, and detectives are still asking anyone with information to come forward.

(Gwinnett County, Ga., April 23, 20223) – The Gwinnett County Police Department is seeking information on a fatal shooting that took place at the Shell Gas Station on Peachtree Industrial Blvd and Jimmy Carter Blvd on sunday afternoon. investigating a shooting that left one adult male deceased. 

According to a press release from GCPD, shortly after 12:40 p.m., officers responded to a “person shot call” at the gas station and arrived to find a male dead on the ground in the back of the gas station with gunshot wounds.

GCPD report that at this time very little is known about the victim or what actually happened but it does appear that an altercation happened at the gas pumps resulting in a shoot-out that left the victim deceased.

The investigation is ongoing and homicide detectives are urging anyone who has information to come forward.

If anyone has any information to share in this case, They are asked to contact GCPD detectives at 770-513-5300. To remain anonymous, tipsters should contact Crime Stoppers at 404-577-TIPS (8477) or visit www.stopcrimeATL.com. Crime Stoppers tipsters can receive a cash reward for information leading to an arrest and indictment in this case.

Case Number:  GP230031255

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