Shooting investigation leads to drug arrest


Champaign – An ongoing shooting investigation leads police to a drug arrest.


Champaign Police arrested Kentrell McFarland for possession of heroin. Police say they saw McFarland involved in an apparent drug transaction, and had about 48 grams of suspected heroin on him.


Anyone with information about this crime is asked to call Champaign Police at 217-351-4545 or callers can remain anonymous by calling Crime Stoppers at 217-373-8477 (TIPS).  Tips can also be submitted through or text by sending CCTIP plus the information to 274637 (CRIMES).

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