Champaign Police Investigating Stabbing

Today, at approximately 1:15 p.m., Champaign Police responded to the 100 block of Kenwood Road for a reported stabbing. Upon arrival, officers located a 26-year-old male victim suffering from non-life-threatening injuries consistent with a stab wound. The victim was transported to an area hospital.

The preliminary investigation suggests a verbal, domestic dispute escalated into a physical altercation, which led to the stabbing. No arrests have been made.

The investigation is ongoing and future updates may be provided as they become available.

Any individual with information related to this incident is asked to call Champaign Police at 217-351-4545. Arrangements can be made to speak privately with you. Anonymous tips may also be submitted to Crime Stoppers by phone at: 217- 373-8477 (TIPS); online at; or the “P3 Tips” mobile app.

Champaign Police reminds citizens that information submitted to Crime Stoppers is completely anonymous. Calls are routed to a third-party national call center that receives your information, completes a tips information form, and then passes the information to the appropriate law enforcement agency. Caller ID tracking is not utilized by Crime Stoppers and conversations are not recorded.