Suspect arrested in Longview murder case

Suspect arrested in Longview murder case

LONGVIEW, TX (KLTV) - Longview police have arrested a suspect in a weekend murder.

Police say Cody Dewayne Fortman, 21, of Longview, was arrested Monday.

Fortman is suspected of murdering Treveion Johnson, 22, of Longview.

Johnson was found about 1:34 a.m. Sunday inside a home in the 1200  block of Annette Drive in Longview. Police say Johnson had been shot multiple times. He was transported to a hospital where he died as a result of his injuries.

Police say they were able to identify the suspect due to the cooperation of witnesses.

A warrant was issued for Fortman and he was arrested about 1:30 p.m. Monday.

Fortman's bond is set at $175,000.

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