DECATUR — The Decatur Police Department investigated a potential double-shooting Saturday night in the 1600 block of North Edward Street.
According to police scanner traffic, two people were shot in the backyard of a residence just after 8:30 p.m. At least one person was seen leaving the scene in an ambulance.
A heavy police presence was still in the area as of 9:30 p.m., with police closing down portions of North Edward Street.
A police representative declined to comment when reached late Saturday night. He said more information would likely be released Sunday.