Man arrested for weekend shooting

Local News

DANVILLE, Ill. (WCIA) — A man is in police custody on preliminary charges of aggravated battery with a firearm. Authorities say 37-year old Anthony Williams was arrested about 8 pm, Sunday.

Police say they responded to reports of a shooting victim, in the 900-block of Harmon Street, about 9:15 pm, Saturday. A 41-year old man sustained a non-life-threatening wound to the head.

Officials learned the incident happened in the 1200-block of Chandler when shots were fired during an argument. The victim was taken to the hospital where he was treated and released.

Investigators say the cooperation of witnesses led to Williams’ arrest. 

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

(217) 446 – TIPS 
Danville Police
(217) 431 – 2245

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