Danville Drive-By Shooting Leaves Teen Wounded

Danville Drive-By Shooting Leaves Teen Wounded

A drive-by shooting in the area of Bowman Avenue and Holiday Drive in Danville Tuesday night (Jan. 7, 2020) sent a Danville teenager to a hospital for treatment.   Police Commander Joshua Webb says officers were called to OSF Sacred Heart Medical Center after the 18-year-old male showed up there for treatment of a gunshot wound to a leg.  Police say the wound was not life-threatening.

The teen told police he was on foot in the Bowman and Holiday Drive area when shots were fired from a white colored vehicle.  One of the shots hit the teen in the lower leg.  Friends drove him to the hospital for treatment.

Anyone who has information that might help solve this crime is asked to call Danville Police at (217) 431-2250….or call Vermilion County Crime Stoppers at (217) 446-TIPS.