URBANA, Ill. (WCIA) — Law enforcement vehicles are lining up outside Carle Hospital in Urbana after two Champaign police officers were hurt in a shootout with a suspect early Wednesday morning.
First responders are showing their support for the officers who were shot. A CPD spokesman said at 7 a.m. Wednesday that one officer is stable and another is in critical condition.
Investigators say the two officers got out of a car at a apartment complex on North Neil Street and ran into an armed person. Police say gunfire erupted, and the suspect was shot dead.
This is a developing story.