2 felons arrested for shots fired incident

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SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (WCIA) — Two area men face charges after police responded to a call of shots fired. It happened about 12:20 am, Sunday, in the 1500-block of East Cook.

When officers arrived, they saw one man running and jumping into the passenger seat of a fleeing vehicle. The suspect was located a short time later after running into a nearby residence.

28-year old Cin’Quinn Roberson faces charges of aggravated unlawful use of a weapon, unlawful use of a weapon by a convicted felon, no FOID card and reisisting arrest.

A subsequent investigation determined 25-year old Tyrell Harris was also involved in the incident. He was arrested Tuesday on a $250,000 bond. He’s accused of aggravated discharge of a firearm, unlawful possession of a weapon by a convicted felon and reckless discharge of a firearm.

No one was hurt in the shooting.

Anyone with information regarding this or any other crime is asked to call Crime Stoppers. You can remain anonymous and may earn a cash reward. 

Crime Stoppers of Sangamon & Menard Counties  
(217) 788 – 8427 
Text: Tip672 + info to CRIMES (274637)
Springfield Police Department
(217) 788 – 8311

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