Items tagged: Shooting

Champaign Police Investigating Shooting in 700 block of Crescent Drive

On Aug. 13, 2019, at approximately 10:16 p.m., Champaign Police were called to the 700 block of Crescent Drive for a report of gunshots heard. Upon arrival, officers found an injured, responsive 25-year-old male inside a residence suffering from a non-life-threatening gunshot wound. Paramedics responded and transported the victim to a local hospital. The preliminary […]


Police Seek Assistance in Shooting Investigation

On February 21, 2019, at approximately 7:04 p.m., Champaign Police responded to the 2400 block of North Neil Street after receiving reports of a shooting. Upon arrival, officers did not locate a victim but did locate evidence that a shooting had taken place. Police were later informed that a 33-year-old male had arrived at a […]


Police Seek Assistance in Overnight Shooting Investigations

On December 24, 2018, at approximately 10:33 p.m., Champaign Police responded to the 1400 block of North McKinley Avenue after receiving reports of a shooting. Upon arrival, officers did not locate a victim but were later informed that a 32-year-old male had arrived at a local hospital with a non-life-threatening injury from a gunshot wound. […]


Police Investigate Overnight Shooting at the 1600 Block of Sheffield Road

Last night, at approximately 8 p.m., Champaign Police responded to the 1600 Block of Sheffield Road for reports of gunfire. Upon arrival to the scene, police discovered multiple rounds had been fired into a house containing several individuals, including children. No serious injury was reported, and no emergency medical intervention was needed. Following a preliminary […]


Police Investigate Early Evening Shooting

On August 3, 2017 at approximately 8:10 PM, Champaign Police Officers responded to the area of Elm St. & Beardsley St. after receiving a report of a shooting. Upon arrival, police located a 53-year-old male victim suffering from a gunshot wound.  The victim was transported to a local hospital with life threatening injuries. Champaign Police Detectives […]


Champaign Police Investigate Shooting Incident

On January 28, 2016 at approximately 6:32 PM, Champaign Police responded to 1503 N. Neil Street in Champaign for a reported shooting. Upon arrival, officers located a 29 year old male that had sustained a gunshot wound. The victim was transported to Carle Hospital in serious condition. Information concerning this incident is still being developed, and Champaign Police […]


Champaign Police Investigate Reported Shooting

  Contact:  Lt. Robert Rea | robert.rea@ci.champaign.il.us | 217-403-6908 Champaign Police Investigate Reported Shooting On Tuesday, May 26, 2015, at approximately 5:00 PM, Champaign Police responded to Carle Hospital to investigate a shooting that occurred at an undetermined location in Champaign. The victim, a 38-year-old female, is being treated for injuries. At this time officers […]


Champaign Police Investigate Shooting and Drug Transaction

Contact: Lt. Dave Shaffer | 217-403-7030 | david.shaffer@ci.champaign.il.us On March 18, 2015, at approximately 12:21AM, Champaign Police responded to a report of a fight and possible shooting at the Circle K Gas Station, located at 1713 W. John Street.  The initial investigation indicates that two parties met at the gas station to conduct a drug transaction.  During the […]


Champaign Police Investigate Downtown Shooting

On February 28th at 2:33AM, Champaign Police responded to a call for a fight that occurred in a parking lot, north of the High Dive Bar. As officers approached the scene, the crowd began to disperse.  At 2:36AM, officers reported hearing a shot.  A 22 year-old male victim was located with a gunshot wound and was […]