Town of Madison Police say they have taken a man wanted in an Illinois homicide into custody.

The homicide happened December 23th in Dixmoor, IL. Town of Madison officers were notified Dec. 30th that the suspect may be in the south Madison area.

Officers were told the suspect left the scene of the crime in a stolen Explorer.

Police spotted that vehicle parked on W. Badger Rd., and determined the suspect might be in a nearby apartment.

After officers surrounded the building, they took 30-year-old Alec Foy into custody without incident.