1 person wounded in Bloomington mobile home park, building hit in separate gunfire report

There have been no arrests, and police did not have suspect information. (WJBC file photo)

By 25 News

BLOOMINGTON – Bloomington Police say one person was wounded in a shooting late Wednesday night in a mobile home park on the city’s south side.

A building was hit by gunfire on the city’s east about 90 minutes before that, but police don’t know now of any connection.

Police said they were called about 10:55 p.m. to the Cardinal Ridge Homes where a male juvenile was shot. He was taken to a local hospital, but police believe he did not suffer life-threatening injuries.

There have been no arrests, and police did not have suspect information.

Crime Scene investigators, the department’s K9 unit, and other officers were searching for evidence, a police lieutenant said.

The first shooting of the night was reported about 9:20 p.m. on Rainbow Avenue, near Oakbrook Drive on the east side. A building was struck by at least one bullet, according to police.

No other details were available.


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