Suspected shooter arrested

By Betty Simpson |

Published 06/14 2016 03:42PM

Updated 06/14 2016 05:16PM

CHAMPAIGN COUNTY -- Police arrested a suspect in the shooting of another man. It happened about 1 am, Saturday, in the 1300-block of Sunset Drive, in Rantoul.

39-year old Demarco Gray was arrested Tuesday, in the 1300-block of Harper Drive. He faces multiple charges including attempted first degree murder, armed habitual criminal and aggravated battery with a firearm.

He was also on parole causing IDOC to issue an arrest warrant as well. He's being held on $500,000 bond.

In Saturday's shooting, a 50-year old man sustained non-life-threatening gunshot wounds.


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