Bloomington Police respond to late-night fatal shooting

Police say they are still investigating and have not released any suspect information. (WJBC file photo)


BLOOMINGTON – Police say a man was shot and killed Friday night in what is being investigated as a homicide.

Just after 11:30 p.m., Bloomington police responded to the 400 block of East Mill Street for a disturbance call.

Police say just before arriving on scene, gunshots were heard in the area.

At 405 East Mill, police found a man lying on the steps of the residence with a gunshot wound. The man was pronounced dead on the scene.

Police say they are still investigating and have not released any suspect information.

Police are encouraging anyone with information related to the shooting to contact Bloomington detective Brad Melton at 309-434-2537, or Brock Merritt at 309-434-2359.


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