Life and Activities
On April 7, 2017, Jeffrey was found dead from a gunshot wound in a wooded area southeast of a shooting that took place at a Payne-Phalen, St. Paul, Minnesota apartment. Olivia McIntosh, her sister Maria McIntosh, and their father Wade McIntosh were killed in that shooting. 
Immediately after the shooting, authorities began a frantic search for one of the victims’ daughter — an 18-month-old girl. Police found the toddler safe and arrested, Jeffrey Arkis Taylor who was hiding with her in a shed not far from the apartment. 
Police are investigating the circumstances of Jeffrey's death.  His younger brother Jeffrey Arkis Taylor was booked was booked into the Ramsey County jail on suspicion of kidnapping, and aiding and abetting murder and attempted murder.