Urbana police arrest second man in March 6 shooting

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URBANA - The Urbana Police Department says a second man has been arrested in connection with a March 6 shooting.

Urbana police say members of the United States Marshals Service Great Lakes Fugitive Task Force arrested Robert Wheeler, 32, in Urbana at about 3:22 p.m. on March 15.  Wheeler faces a preliminary charge of aggravated battery with a firearm in connection with the March 6 shooting.

Authorities say the incident happened at about 4:21 p.m. in the 1300 block of East Colorado.  Officers say a man had been shot, and was taken to a local hospital for treatment of non-life-threatening injuries.  One man, Jabari Cloyd, 22, was arrested that same night.

Urbana police say the investigation into the shooting is ongoing.  If you have any information about this crime, you are asked to call Crime Stoppers at (217) 373-8477.

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