Skip to main content
You are the owner of this article.
You have permission to edit this article.
top story

27-year-old Decatur man dies from multiple gunshots


DECATUR — Police are investigating the death of a 27-year–old Decatur man found inside a car Tuesday afternoon having been shot multiple times.

According to a Decatur Police Department news release, officers were called around 4:10 p.m. to the 2700 block of North Jasper Street in reference to reports of a person having been shot inside a vehicle.

The victim was transported by ambulance to a local hospital, where he later died of his injuries, the release stated.

Support Local Journalism

Your membership makes our reporting possible.

The investigation is ongoing, with the processing of the crime scene and interviewing of witnesses. Anyone with information is asked to contact the Decatur Police Department at (217) 424-2711 or Crime Stoppers at (217) 423-8477.

13 parts of the criminal justice reform package Pritzker signed


Sign up for our Crime & Courts newsletter

* I understand and agree that registration on or use of this site constitutes agreement to its user agreement and privacy policy.

Related to this story

Most Popular

Get up-to-the-minute news sent straight to your device.


News Alerts

Breaking News