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Reward up to $30K Offered for Information Leading to Arrest of DC Man Wanted for Murder

For immediate release

Wonell A. Jones Jr.Washington, DC – The U.S. Marshals Capital Area Regional Fugitive Task Force is working with Metropolitan Police Department and offering up to $5,000 reward for information leading to the arrest of a Southeast DC man suspected in a July 19 homicide. MPD offers a reward of up to $25,000 to anyone who provides information leading to the arrest and conviction of persons responsible for each homicide committed in the District of Columbia.

Wonell A. Jones Jr., 34, is charged with first-degree homicide in the death of Audora Williams, 33, who was shot to death at a residence in the 2900 block of Knox Place, Southeast. Williams was the mother of Jones’ children, who were present when she was killed.

Jones should be considered armed and dangerous.

Anyone with information on his whereabouts is urged to contact law enforcement. Tips may be submitted to MPD at 202-727-9099 or via the department's TEXT TIP LINE by sending a text message to 50411. Tips may also be submitted directly to the U.S. Marshals via the USMS Tips App.

Additional information about the U.S. Marshals Service can be found at


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