Suspect sought in shooting

By Betty Simpson |

Published 06/24 2014 01:01PM

Updated 06/24 2014 06:16PM

CHAMPAIGN -- Police are investigating a shooting. It happened about 7:15 pm, Monday, in the 2100-block of West White Street, near the Gramercy Apartments.

Witnesses reported seeing a black man in a tan- or gold-colored, newer model car shooting at someone in a white Pontiac. Officers found the victim's vehicle about an hour later near Mattis and Kirby with apparent bullet holes.

Authorities were then called to Presence Hospital for a report of a 22-year old man with a gunshot wound to his leg. He told investigators he'd been shot while driving a white Pontiac near Gramercy Apartments.

Anyone with information is asked to call Crime Stoppers. You can remain anonymous and may earn a cash reward.

Champaign County Crime Stoppers
(217) 373 - TIPS
Text: CCTip + info to CRIMES (274637)

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