Police seek man charged in shooting
CHAMPAIGN — Champaign police are looking for a man who allegedly fired shots at another man in a car earlier this week.
Rodell Williams, 20, was charged Tuesday with aggravated discharge of a firearm for allegedly firing shots in the direction of a man in a car in the 1000 block of Northwood Street about 4 a.m. Monday.
Champaign police said Williams and the 25-year-old Champaign man he allegedly shot at had been in a physical fight before the shooting. The man was not hit by gunfire.
Williams was last seen running from the area, headed north on McKinley Avenue, from Northwood. He was wearing a white T-shirt and red hat.
Bond on the warrant issued for his arrest was set at $1 million.
Police said the Monday shooting does not appear to be related to the five incidents of gunfire that happened between June 7 and 10.
If you have information, call Champaign police at 217-351-4545 or Crimestoppers at 217-373-8477.
Information can also be sent by anonymous web tip by going to: http://www.373tips.com or by texting keyword "CCTIP" plus the information to 274637 (CRIMES). Crime Stoppers will pay up to $1,000 for information leading to an arrest.