Police investigate homicide

News

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.

Copyright 2021 Nexstar Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.