URBANA — One person is dead and another injured as a result of a shooting Saturday night in Urbana.
Responding to a call of an armed subject at the Colorado Ridge apartment complex in the 700 block of East Colorado, Urbana Police officers at about 7:30 p.m. located a victim sitting in a car who had been shot multiple times. The man was transported to Carle Foundation Hospital where we was pronounced dead at 8:08 p.m.
Champaign County Coroner Duane Northrup has identified the victim as Tramale Hooser, 21, of Danville.
An autopsy is scheduled for Mr. Hooser on Monday at the Champaign County Regional Morgue Facilityin Urbana.
An inquest may be held at a later date.
A second victim with non-life-threatening injuries as a result of a gunshot wound arrived via private vehicle at Carle. Officers said both victims were in the same car at the time of the shooting.
The name of the second victim has yet to be released.
The investigation into the shootings continues. Anyone with information is encouraged to call the Urbana Police Department at 217-384-2320. Callers may remain anonymous by calling Crime Stoppers at 217-373-TIPS, submit a tip on the Champaign County Crime Stoppers website (champaigncountycrimestoppers.com), or submit a tip on the free P3 Tips app.