Decatur police continue to investigate June 15 shooting

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DECATUR, Ill. (WAND) - The Decatur Police Department is seeking the public's help in its investigation into an attempted murder that happened on the city's southeast side last week.

Detectives say at about 1:30 p.m. on June 15, a woman was sitting in the right front passenger seat of a vehicle at the intersection of East Cantrell Street and Martin Luther King, Jr. Drive when she was shot.  The woman was airlifted to a Springfield hospital for treatment.

Police say a small Burgundy vehicle was traveling west at the intersection prior to the shooting, and is a vehicle of interest in this investigation.

If you have any information regarding the shooting, you are urged to call Crime Stoppers at (217) 423-8477.  The investigation into this shooting is ongoing.

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