Man tries to shoot roommate


Champaign, IL- A man is behind bars after trying to shoot at his roommate in Champaign.

The altercation happened around 1:30 Sunday morning on the 100 block of east John Street.

Police said, Daniel Chang, 22, came home from a bar, argued with his roommate, David Lu, 22, and tried to shoot at him through his bedroom door. Authorities said, Lu escaped unharmed.

Soon later, police found the shooter asleep in the apartment. When questioned, Lu began ripping parts of the vehicle.

He was arrested for unlawful use of a weapon, aggravated discharge of a firearm and criminal damage to property.

Investigators said they believe alcohol may have played a part in the crime.

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