Man Arrested In Connection To Homicide On U Of A Property

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FAYETTEVILLE (KFSM) -- Police have arrested 23-year-old Quinton Taylor in connection to a homicide on University of Arkansas property earlier this month.

Police found the body of an unconscious man at a homeless camp on 19th street and School Avenue in Fayetteville. The man was later identified as 51-year-old George Irving Morrison of Mountainburg.

Multiple eye witnesses said Taylor had been involved in a physical altercation on the night Morrison's body was found. Police said information from an interview with Taylor indicated he was involved in a fight with the victim, resulting in the victim's death.

Quinton Taylor, who is homeless, was then arrested and charged with 2nd Degree Murder (Manslaughter) in addition to violating his probation.  His bond was set at $100,000 and he's due in Washington County Circuit Court on July 2.

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