Two arrested for Park City home invasion and attempted murder

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DECATUR, Ill (WAND) - Decatur Police have made two arrests for a home invasion that left a 52-year old woman shot multiple times.

Decatur Police arrested 19-year old Damon L. Davis and 18-year old Mikayla M. Melton for two home invasions on September 20th in Park City, one in the 3400 block of Kent Avenue, and the other in the 1300 block of Delta Circle.

Police say a 52-year old woman was shot in the right forearm, right thigh, and chest during the home invasion on Delta Circle.  Police also say the victim survived her injuries.  The victim told officers that a white female and black male entered her home, and that the man demanded money.  According to police sworn statements, the victim refused and attempted to leave her home, at which time an altercation happened, resulting in the woman being shot on her porch.

The suspects were arrested on October 10th following a tip from what police are identifying as an anonymous source.  Melton and Davis are facing preliminary charges of attempted murder and home invasion.  Davis also is facing charges for Possession of a Stolen Vehicle in an unrelated case.  Melton is being held on $500,000 bond, while Davis is being held on $750,000 bond.

Police tell WAND News the investigation is still ongoing and additional arrests may be possible.

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