Police Arrest Wanted Homicide Suspect

On Friday, Gaston County Police arrested Salvador Marquez on an outstanding homicide warrant.

Marquez was wanted by the Cherokee County Sheriff’s Office for his involvement in a January 2018 shooting in Gaffney, South Carolina.

Marquez is accused of shooting two men one of them, Matthew Littlejohn, 33, of Boiling Springs, was found dead at the scene of the shooting.

Marquez is currently in the Gaston County Jail while authorities process his extradition to South Carolina.