19-year-old arrested after shooting in Kewanee
Officials with the Kewanee Police Department have arrested a suspect in connection with a shooting that happened on Monday, June 24.
Police say they were called to the 100 block of N. Vine Street around 12:55 a.m. on June 24th.
When officers arrived they found a 25-year-old man with a gunshot wound and a 26-year-old woman with blunt force injuries. On Wednesday, June 26, police told TV6 they have both been treated and released from the hospital.
Police say 19-year-old Jacques K. Nile, of Kewanee has been arrested and is being charged with six counts of Home Invasion and one count of Unlawful Possession of a Weapon by a Felon.
Nile is in custody at the Henry County Jail on $750,000 bond.
The case remains under investigation and is ongoing with additional charges pending. The Henry-Mercer Investigative Task Force is continuing to pursue leads.
Anyone with information is encouraged to call the Kewanee Police Department at 309-853-1911.
Kewanee Police are investigating an incident that left one person with gunshot wounds and another with serious injuries.
Police say they were called to the 100 block of N. Vine Street around 12:55 a.m. on June 23rd.
When officers arrived they found a 25-year-old man with a gunshot wound and a 26-year-old woman with blunt force injuries.
Both were taken to the hospital, but the man was later taken to a Peoria hospital.
The conditions of both are unknown at this time.
The Henry-Mercer Investigative Task Force is now looking into this investigation.