New charges in double shooting


CHRISTIAN COUNTY, Ill. (WCIA) — The state’s attorney filed charges against a man suspected of shooting two people in Taylorville, Tuesday evening. 40-year old Nathan Howell is charged with attempted murder and aggravated discharge of a firearm.

He made his first appearance in court Thursday. One victim is out of the hospital; the other is in critical condition. Howell was taken into custody immediately after the shooting.

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