Man pleads not guilty to shooting at mall


SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (WCIA) — The man police say fired a gun at White Oaks Mall pleaded not guilty in court Thursday.

William Harper of Decatur was arrested December 28 after officers say he shot a gun in the mall’s parking lot. He is charged with reckless discharge of a firearm, unlawful use of a weapon, aggravated assault and criminal trespass to property.

His bond remains at $250,000.

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