QPD: Wednesday night shooting does not appear to be random

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Officers with the Quincy Police Department investigate a shots fired call at 1110 Jefferson on Wednesday night. | David Adam


QUINCY — Just after 10 p.m. Wednesday, Quincy Police Department officers were dispatched to a report of shots fired in the 1100 Block of Jefferson. Upon arrival, officers located female victim, 47, who was taken to Blessing Hospital before being life-flighted to Springfield for treatment of injuries.

This does not appear to be a random incident and the investigation is ongoing.

The Quincy Police Department was assisted by the Adams County Sheriff’s Office and the Illinois State Police.

If you have any information about this crime, please contact the Quincy Police Department at 217-228-4470.

PUBLISHER’S NOTE: MRN Editor David Adam was on the scene of the shooting Wednesday night and has more details in this link.

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