Police investigate homicide


DECATUR, Ill. (WCIA) — Police responded to a homicide at a liquor store Saturday evening.

They were called to JB North on 1301 N. Calhoun around 6:38 p.m. When they arrived at the scene, a 63 year old victim was discovered inside dead as a result of gunfire. Medical personnel pronounced the person dead at the scene. Investigators also found evidence of a shooting.

The department does not have any further information at this time, but investigators said they do not believe the public is in danger.

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