Seeking Shooting Tips Crime Stoppers


CHAMPAIGN, Ill. (WCIA) – Champaign County Crime Stoppers are asking the community for help in solving a November shooting in Champaign that sent a woman to hospital.

The shooting took place on the night of November 12 at Oakwood Trace Apartments in the 1100 block of North Third Street in Champaign. Officers found several apartments hit by gunfire. A 40-year-old woman later presented to the hospital with a gunshot wound.

Crime Stoppers is also highlighting its Wanted of the Week: Darrion D. Brown, 27, from Urbana. He is wanted for not having appeared in court in several cases. Brown is 6’04 β€œand weighs 185 pounds.

Photo provided by Champaign County Crime Stoppers

If you have information on either of these cases, you can submit a report to Crime Stoppers in one of three ways: by calling 217-373-TIPS, by visiting, or by using the free P3 Tips mobile app on your smartphone. Tips are given to a non-local, non-law enforcement response service. Tipsters do not have to give their name and they do not have to testify in court. Tipsters are eligible for cash rewards of up to $ 1,000, as determined by the Crime Stoppers Board of Directors.

Mark M. Gagnon