Man dead after being shot at motel

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DECATUR, Ill. (WCIA) — A man is dead after police said he was shot at a motel Thursday.

It happened around 1:40 pm. Police were called to the Decatur Inn on Water St. When they got there they found evidence of shooting.

The 21-year-old victim was taken to the hospital in a private vehicle. He died from his injuries around 8:30 pm.

Police said they are investigating leads, interviewing witnesses and processing evidence. If you have any information about this, you’re asked to contact the Decatur Police Department.

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