Double Shooting in Rural Bethany



MOULTRIE COUNTY- A double shooting in Rural Bethany leaves a woman dead and a man wounded.

The home where it all happened is back from the road tucked behind trees so you can't see much. Investigators have been out at the home all day. They're not saying much but here's what we know.

This morning a man called 9-11 saying that he'd been shot. When officers arrived at the home off County Road 225 East in rural Bethany, they found two residents had been shot. Denise Robertson--51 of rural Bethany was taken to St. Mary's and pronounced dead.

66 year old Michael Robertson was airlifted to Carle hospital where he's currently in critical condition.

Police have not yet identified a shooter. An autopsy is scheduled for tomorrow in McClean County. We'll bring you more information as it becomes available. 

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