Items tagged: homicide investigation

Criminal Charges Announced in January 24, 2019 Homicide Investigation

On January 24, 2019, at approximately 4:40 a.m., Champaign Police responded to the 800 Block of Fairoaks Drive following reports of a shooting. Upon arrival, officers discovered 38-year-old Dehrone Hobbs unresponsive inside a private residence and suffering from life-threatening gunshot wounds. Hobbs was transported to a local hospital, where he succumbed to his injuries. An […]


Homicide Investigation – 1400 Block of Peppermill Lane

On April 6, 2022, at approximately 12:30 a.m., Champaign Police responded to the 1400 Block of Peppermill Lane following reports of a possible stabbing. Upon arrival, officers discovered a 49-year-old male unresponsive outside a private residence suffering from life-threatening wounds and immediately rendered medical aid. The male victim was transported to a local hospital where […]


Charges Filed in March 16, 2022 Homicide Investigation

On March 16, 2022, at approximately 7:00 p.m., Champaign Police responded to the 400 block of Ginger Bend Drive for a report of a shooting with injury. Upon arrival, officers located 25-year-old Brandon McClendon of Champaign suffering from life-threatening gunshot wounds to the torso outside of an apartment. Officers rendered medical aid on-scene until McClendon […]


Homicide Investigation – 400 Block of Ginger Bend Drive

On March 16, 2022, at approximately 7:00 p.m., Champaign Police responded to the 400 block of Ginger Bend Drive for a report of a shooting with injury. Upon arrival, officers located a male victim with life-threatening gunshot wounds to the torso outside of an apartment. Officers rendered medical aid on-scene until the victim could be […]


Homicide Investigation – 5th and Vine Street

On Dec. 13, 2021, at approximately 12:13 p.m., Champaign Police responded to the area of 5th and Vine Street for reports of shots fired. Upon arrival, officers located a 26-year-old male with a single life-threatening gunshot wound. Officers immediately provided medical aid until the victim was able to be transported to a local hospital where […]


Homicide Investigation – 2000 Block of West Bradley Avenue

On October 31, 2021, at approximately 12:26 a.m., Champaign Police responded to the 2000 block of West Bradley Avenue for the report of a shooting with injuries. Upon arrival, officers observed several vehicles departing the scene and individuals fleeing on foot before locating a 20-year-old male with five gunshot wounds. The victim was transported to […]


Homicide Investigation – 1500 Block of Holly Hill Drive

On October 30, 2021, at approximately 3:52 p.m., Champaign Police responded to the 1500 block of Holly Hill Drive for the report of shots fired. Upon arrival, officers located an unidentified male with a single life-threatening gunshot wound to the chest. Officers provided CPR and medical aid until emergency medical personnel arrived. The victim was […]


Homicide Investigation – 200 Block of Kenwood Road

On October 20, 2021, at approximately 10:37 p.m., Champaign Police responded to the 200 block of Kenwood Road for the report of a shooting with injuries. Upon arrival, officers located a 19-year-old female with a life-threatening gunshot wound to her lower neck. Champaign Police and Champaign Fire rendered medical aid until the victim was transported […]


Homicide Investigation – 500 Block of West White Street

On October 7, 2021, at approximately 3:12 a.m., Champaign Police responded to the 500 block of West White Street for the report of shots fired. Upon arrival, officers located a 42-year-old male in an alley way suffering from multiple life-threatening gunshot wounds to his torso and arm. Responding officers rendered medical aid until the victim […]


Homicide Investigation – 1500 Block of West Kirby Avenue

On September 30, 2021, at approximately 5:34 p.m., Champaign Police responded to the 1500 block of West Kirby Avenue for the report of a shooting with injuries. Upon arrival, officers located a 17-year-old male in the roadway suffering from a life-threatening gunshot wound to his torso. Responding officers rendered medical aid until the victim was […]