Police investigate two shootings

Published 06/30 2014 05:57PM

Updated 07/01 2014 01:05PM

Update: 6:00 am, 7/1/14, Tuesday
DANVILLE –- The name of a man killed in a shooting Monday, has been released. The Champaign County Coroner says Calvin Cowen, 30, died from a gunshot wound to his leg.

He was pronounced dead just before 1 pm, Monday at the hospital. Police say he was shot inside a home in the 1200-block of Marion Street.

It’s the second shooting in four days. Police say they're investigating this as a murder case.

Authorities are also investigating a shooting, Friday night, in the 1200-block of Vermilion Gardens. They say two teens shot another man in the leg. They say the victim in this shooting is expected to be okay.

Anyone with information is asked to call police.

Vermilion County Crime Stoppers
(217) 446 - TIPS
vccrimestoppers.org
Original: 6:02 pm, 6/30/14, Monday
DANVILLE -- Police are investigating two separate shootings.

The first happened Friday night in the 1200-block of Vermilion Gardens. A man was walking when two black teenagers came up to him and shot him in the leg.

Monday morning, a man was shot while inside a home in the 1200-block of Marion. He was hit in the upper leg and is in critical condition.

Anyone with information is asked to call police.

Vermilion County Crime Stoppers
(217) 446 - TIPS
vccrimestoppers.org

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