Murder suspect sought

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MACON COUNTY, Ill. (WCIA) — Authorities are hunting a man charged with first degree murder.

32-year old Marcel Whitefield died at the hospital Sunday, April 7, after being shot twice in the chest and leg. It happened about 1:40 am, at Feeling Lucky, in the 3700-block of North Woodford.

Officials say 29-year old Cody Burries is wanted for the shooting. Burries is 6’1″, 225 lbs.

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

Decatur & Macon County Crime Stoppers  
(217) 423 – TIPS
(217) 424 – 2734
Text: DPD333 + info to CRIMES (274637)

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