DANVILLE — Danville police are investigating a shooting that left one man dead and another hospitalized.
Their names have not been released.
About 11:19 p.m. Sunday, police responded to OSF Sacred Heart Medical Center for a 23-year-old Danville man with a gunshot wound to his lower extremities.
The man said he was in his residence in the 900 block of Hazel Street when three black men came into his residence and attempted to rob him. The victim said he ran from the subjects and was shot while fleeing.
The victim ran to another residence and got a ride to the hospital. He later was transported to Carle Foundation Hospital in Urbana, where he was listed in stable condition Monday.
Officers then responded to the victim’s residence to check for suspects and upon searching, located a deceased 20-year-old Danville man who appeared to have died from gunshot wounds.
The investigation into this incident continues.
Anyone with information regarding this crime is asked to call Danville Police at (217) 431-2250 or Vermilion County Crime Stoppers at (217) 446-TIPS.