Charlotte man arrested in 2018 Gaffney, SC murder investigation

Salvador Marquez has been arrested in connection to the 2018 murder of Matthew Littlejohn, police say. (Gaston County Police)

The Gaston CountyPolice Department arrested Salvador Marquez of Charlotte on an outstanding homicide warrant on Friday, according to authorities.

Marques was wanted by the Cherokke County Sheriff's Office for his involvement in a January 2018 shooting in Gaffney, South Carolina. Marquez is accused of shooting two men. Matthew Littlejohn, 33, of Boiling Springs, was found dead at the scene of the shooting.

Marquez is currently in the Gaston County Jail. He is under a no bond/hold while auhtorities process his extradition to South Carolina.