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Update: Teenager Shot in Head

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UPDATE: The Champaign County Coroner has released the name of the Decatur teenager who died as a result of a gunshot wound to the head.

Junisha Unique Cummings, 15, of Decatur, Illinois died at 8:09 PM Wednesday night at Carle Foundation Hospital Emergency Department in Urbana, Illinois.

An autopsy is scheduled for later Thursday.

The death is being investigated by the Champaign County Coroner's Office and the Decatur Police Department.

UPDATE: Witnesses and family have said the teen is dead. Coroner and police have not confirmed the death or the identity of the victim. A 15 year old boy is in custody in connection with the shooting.

Decatur - Police told WAND News a teenaged female was shot in the 1200 Block of North Union. She was taken to Decatur Memorial Hospital in serious condition.

WAND is on the scene and we'll bring you more information as soon as it becomes available.

 

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