Man shot in the shoulder near Fairview plaza


Decatur - Police have arrested a teen, they say is responsible for shooting a man in the shoulder on Wednesday evening.


Police say the shooting happened in the 1400 block of West King Street, just before 7 Wednesday night.


A man and his girlfriend were at Fairview Plaza, the man walked away and when he came back he told his girlfriend he had been shot in the shoulder.


Police arrested a 15-year-old Decatur resident, he was taken to the Peoria County Juvenile Detention Center.


The victim remains hospitalized and is expected to be ok.


No other information or comments are being offered at this time.

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