Argument ends in gunfire in Champaign; no injuries

Argument ends in gunfire in Champaign; no injuries

CHAMPAIGN — Two people were reported shooting at each other in Champaign following an argument Tuesday evening.
 
No injuries were reported, but one home was hit by a bullet.
 
Champaign police spokeswoman Rene Dunn said witnesses told police they saw two people in the area of Bradley Avenue and McKinley Street firing shots at each other about 7:50 p.m.
 
Police searched the area and interviewed witnesses but could not find any victims or shooters. 
 
One resident of the area told police his home was hit by gunfire during the exchange, and a bullet hole was found on the east side of the home.
 
Police are asking for information and help from the public. 
 
Information can be reported to the police by calling 217-351-4545, or callers can remain anonymous by calling Crimestoppers at 373-8477 (TIPS).  Information can also be sent by anonymous Web tip by going to: www.373tips.com or by texting keyword “CCTIP” plus the information to 274637 (CRIMES). Crimestoppers will pay up to $1,000 for information leading to an arrest. 
 
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