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$1,000 offered for information leading to arrest in Decatur homicide


DECATUR— Decatur police are seeking help solving a Dec. 22 fatal shooting in the 200 block of West Leafland Avenue.

The homicide of 20-year-old Jayleon Cummings is this week's Crime of the Week. 

According to a news release, police responded to a shooting in the area where they located Cummings dead inside a vehicle. Witnesses recalled hearing numerous gunshots and seeing a silver or gray four-door Sedan with tinted windows traveling at a high rate of speed, police say.

Anyone with information regarding the crime can anonymously call Crime Stoppers at (217) 423-8477. Tips leading to an arrest could result in a $1,000 payout. 

Mug shots from the Herald & Review

Contact Garrett Karsten at (217) 421-6949. Follow him on Twitter: @GarrettKarsten


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