Law enforcement investigating three incidents of shots fired Saturday night in northwest section of Quincy

Shots fired Oct. 29

QUINCY — Law enforcement officials are investigating three incidents of shots fired on Saturday night.

Officers with the Quincy Police Department, Adams County Sherriff’s Department and Illinois State Police responded at 6:29 p.m. to a report of a shooting that occured in the area of 10th and Chestnut.  A 30-year-old female reported her vehicle was shot at and struck twice.  

At 7:19 p.m., officers received reports of shots fired in the 800 block of North Fifth. Then at 8:36 p.m., officers on the scene heard three shots fired in the area. It was determined that three shots were fired in the 900 block of North 11th.  

In a report filed by Lt. Chad Scott of the Quincy Police Department, the shootings are not believed to be random. An investigation is ongoing. 

Anyone with information about these incidents should contact the Quincy Police Department at 217-228-4470. Information may be provided anonymously by calling Quincy Regional Crime Stoppers at 217-228-4474 or online at  If your information leads to an arrest, you may be eligible for a cash reward. 

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