UPDATE: Second Arrest Made In Arkansas State University Football Players Death

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JACKSON, TENN. (WBBJTV) -Jackson police identify second shooting suspect as Johnny Wade, 19, of Jackson.

The U.S. Marshals Gulf Coast Regional Task Force and Ripley police arrested him around 6 a.m., Saturday, at a home in Ripley. A tip led them to Lauderdale County.

STORY: ASU football player dies in Jackson, Tenn. shooting (http://on.kthv.com/1j2hvs6)

STORY: ASU Athletics releases statement on death of player Markel Owens (http://on.kthv.com/1dUrevS)

Both Johnny and Derrick Wade are now in custody at the Madison County Jail.

By judge’s order, Derrick Wade has been ordered to be held without bond. Judge Blake Anderson will consider bond for Johnny Wade on Sunday.

Both men are charged with two counts of felony murder, especially aggravated robbery, attempted first degree murder, aggravated assault and tampering with evidence.

STORY: Police captain: ‘Markel Owens should be regarded as a hero’ (http://on.kthv.com/1fCBHTf)

Both men will make their first court appearance on Tuesday.

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