Decatur Police Respond To Fatal Shooting On South 19th Street
On February 6, 2023 at approximately 11:14 p.m., the Decatur Police Department responded to a residence in the 500 block of S. 19th Street in reference to a person being shot. Upon arrival, officers located a 30-year-old male with multiple gunshot wounds. The victim was transported to Decatur Memorial Hospital who he later succumbed to his injuries.
Detectives with the Decatur Police Department responded to investigate the incident to include processing the scene and interviewing witnesses. This investigation is ongoing. Anyone with information about this incident is encouraged to contact the Decatur Police Department’s Criminal Investigations Division (217-424-2734) or Crimestoppers (217-423-8477).