DECATUR, Ill. (WAND) - Final results are in for the Decatur city council consolidated primary election. 

Voters turned out in low numbers for the first city council primary election in a decade in Decatur. Voters narrowed down the candidates for three seats from 12 to six. 

The top six vote-getters will move on to the April 6 election. 

According to the final tally on the Macon County clerk website, the top six were: 

David J. Horn (incumbent): 1,499 votes, 16.53% 

Ed Culp: 1,483 votes, 16.35%

Chuck Kuhle (incumbent): 1,359 votes, 14.99% 

Marty Watkins: 1,318 votes, 14.53%

Will Wetzel: 874 votes, 9.64% 

Jacob Jenkins: 771 votes, 8.5%

Candidates to fall short include Aldophis Cooper, Elijah England, John Phillips, Marc Girdler, Hardik Shah and Eric Summerlott, who was a write-in candidate. 

The Macon County clerk's office reports 3,315 ballots were cast and 9,069 votes were counted. Voter turnout sat at 6.9% with all 59 precincts reporting. 

Click here to see the results. 

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