Suspect sought after man shot multiple times

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SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (WAND) - The Springfield Police Department is looking for the suspect responsible for shooting a man multiple times on Monday night. 

Springfield police say the shooting happened outside of a home in the 2100 block of East Stuart Street at about 7:15 p.m.  Springfield police officials tell WAND News that a 21-year-old man was shot multiple times outside of the home. He rushed to a nearby hospital for treatment of non-life-threatening injuries.

Police say they are looking for a 22-year-old Springfield man. The man is in a relationship with the victim's sister. Police say he fled the area and has yet to be located. 

Officers say the shooting is not related to any of the other recent shootings in the area. 

If you have any information, you are urged to call Crime Stoppers at 788-8427.

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