Late Night Decatur Murder

Posted:

Decatur Police say around 9:30 Thursday night they were called to 1228 N. Union St. for a shooting.


Marvin Perry, 22, was shot and taken to Decatur Memorial Hospital. Perry later died from his injuries. An autopsy showed Perry died from a single gun shot wound to the chest.

  

Police arrested 28 Year old Joshua Jones for first degree murder, early this morning.


Police have not yet released a motive at this time. The murder is currently under the investigation by Decatur Police Detectives.

Current Conditions
/
  • Current Events

  • Current EventsMore>>

  • Coats for Kids Drive

    Coats for Kids Drive

    DECATUR, Ill. (WAND) - You can help keep central Illinois children warm this winter by donating new and gently used coats during WAND-TV's Coats for Kids drive.

    More \232a

    DECATUR, Ill. (WAND) - You can help keep central Illinois children warm this winter by donating new and gently used coats during WAND-TV's Coats for Kids drive.

    More \232a
  • Agribusiness Today

    Agribusiness Today

    Get your agribusiness report here!

    More \232a

    Get your agribusiness report here!

    More \232a
  • Web Exclusives

    Web Exclusives

    Here at WAND we strive to bring you the latest coverage on news happening across central Illinois, and this page is a continuation of that effort.More \232a
    Here at WAND we strive to bring you the latest coverage on news happening across central Illinois, and this page is a continuation of that effort.More \232a