The Kewanee Police Department is investigating an early morning shooting. According to information provided by the Kewanee Police Department, Police were contacted at approximately 5:14 Am regarding gunshots in the area of Willow Street and South Grace Avenue. At the scene, officers confirmed that multiple gunshots had been fired at a residence in the 100 block of South Grave Avenue. A neighbor tells RegionalMediaNews.com that they had heard the shots fired at around 5 Am this morning. Patrol Officers, Detectives and Crime Scene Technicians at the scene found evidence of 13 shots that were fired at the home. Two people inside the home at the time were unharmed.
Witnesses in the area reported seeing a suspect in a hooded sweater fleeing from the scene on foot just after the shooting. If you have any information regarding this shooting that occurred at around 5 Am this morning in the area of Willow Street and South Grace Avenue, contact the Kewanee Police Department at 309-853-1911.