Police investigate shooting


CHAMPAIGN, Ill. (WCIA) — Police are looking for a suspect after a man was shot on Monday evening. It happened near North James Street and Eureka Street.

Police are looking for 21-year-old Lavante Neal. They have an arrest warrant for aggravated battery with a firearm. The warrant’s bond is set at $750,000.

Police say it all started with a verbal argument inside a home. That led to a physical fight outside. Police say Neal shot a 35-year-old man. The victim was taken to the hospital with life-threatening injuries. Officials don’t have an update on his condition.

If you know Neal’s whereabouts, contact police.

This is a developing story.

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