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Police release photos of suspects in Decatur shooting

Police release photos of suspects in Decatur shooting

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Unidentified suspect involved in the Sunday shooting incident. 

DECATUR — Police are asking for help finding two men they say were involved in a shooting on Sunday. 

Decatur police Sgt. Chris Copeland said a 27-year-old man was shot in the neck and taken to HSHS St. Mary's Hospital

Police found bullet casings on the front porch of the house and, after getting a search warrant, found suspected cocaine, ammunition and additional casings inside, Copeland said.

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Unidentified suspect involved in the Sunday shooting incident

A warrant has been issued for Dale L. Fleming, 28, on a preliminary charge of attempted murder.  

Police also released an image of a man they say was involved in the shooting. The man arrived at a home in the 1200 block of East Hickory Street in a red Ford Fusion with tinted windows, police said. 

Fleming mug shot


Anyone with information is asked to call the Decatur Police Department Detective Bureau at (217) 424-2734 or Crime Stoppers anonymously at (217) 423-8477. 

Both are considered armed and dangerous, Copeland said. 

Preliminary charges are reviewed by the State's Attorney's Office. 

Mug shots from the Herald & Review

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


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