One man dead after overnight shootings

Local News

DECATUR, Ill. (WCIA) — One man is dead and another is in the hospital after two separate overnight shootings.

The first happened in the 500 block of West Packard.

A 29-year-old man was found in the cab of a Uhaul truck.

He was pronounced dead at the scene.

His name has not been released, but he is not believed to be from Decatur

The second shooting involved a 17-year-old victim.

He was taken to the hospital with life threatening injuries from gun fire.

He was later transferred to a Springfield hospital.

Police are still investigating both cases.

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