Champaign Police Investigating Shooting

On Feb. 2, 2020, at approximately 2:23 a.m., Champaign Police responded to the 1500 block of Hedge Road after reports of gunfire in the area. Upon arrival, no victim was located, but at approximately 2:56 a.m., police were alerted a 25-year-old female arrived at a local hospital with a single, non-life-threatening gunshot wound.

The investigation is ongoing, and no arrests have been made at this time. Future updates may be provided as they become available.

Anyone who may have information about this incident is asked to please contact police at 217-351-4545. Arrangements can be made for information to be shared privately with police. Anyone wishing to remain anonymous may also submit tips 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.

Crime Stoppers will pay a reward of $1,000 for information leading to the arrest of the person(s) responsible for this crime.