ELBA, Ala. (WDHN)—The family of a murder victim in Elba back in 2020 has learned an arrest has been made
In the death of their “Loved” one.

Over the last two years, the family of Donta Rogers has held several vigils asking those with information on the case to come forward.

In December 2020 the 26-year-old victim was found “fatally shot” inside his Putnam Street home.

On Thursday night, authorities identified “Juron Weldon” as the murder suspect.

He’s currently being held at the Geneva County jail on an “unrelated” drug possession charge.

Geneva County Sheriff Tony Helms tells us Elba police have placed a “hold” on Weldon so he can’t bond out of jail.

Several efforts by WDHN to contact Elba Police Chief Troy Staley were “unsuccessful”.