Bar shooting claims one life on Easter Sunday

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According to the Galesburg Police Department Facebook page:

On Sunday at approximately 1:37 a.m. Galesburg Police responded to 105 South Seminary Street, Seminary Street Pub for a report of shots fired.

On arrival Officers located a female victim of a single gunshot wound later identified as Jenni M. McGruder  of Galesburg, Il.

McGruder was later pronounced deceased at the scene by Knox County Coroner Mark Thomas.

Galesburg Police are currently continuing to investigate the incident.

Anyone with information regarding this incident is encouraged to call Galesburg Police Detective Kevin Legate at (309) 345-3765 or (call) Galesburg Area Crime Stoppers (309) 344-0044 or (text) key word “GALESBURG” then the tip to 274637(crimes).

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