Man charged in connection with Galesburg gunfire incident
GALESBURG, Ill. (KWQC) - A man was arrested early Friday following a gunfire incident in Galesburg.
Officers responded at 5:45 a.m. to the 600 block of East Brooks Street for a report of gunfire and learned that a vehicle had just been repossessed from a home in the area.
According to police, 25-year-old Trent L. Swank came out with a pistol and fired one show into the air and one shot in the direction of the tow truck as it drove away.
A .22-caliber Jennings pistol was recovered, according to police.
Swank was charged with possession of a firearm by a felon and aggravated discharge of a firearm.
A second person, Cassie S. Bork, 22, was charged with obstructing justice.
Both were taken to the Knox County Jail, according to police.
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