Galesburg Police looking for shooting suspect

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GALESBURG, Ill. (WMBD) — Galesburg police are asking the public for help locating a suspect in a shooting that occurred on July 5.

According to a press release, Galesburg police responded to the shooting at approximately 11:46 p.m. near Jefferson and Union Street

An investigation by Galesburg Police led to the identification of Mario Devon Washington as a suspect in the shooting. On July 6, an arrest warrant was issued for Washington for attempted first-degree murder and possession of a weapon by a felon.

Anyone with information is encouraged to contact Galesburg police at (309)-343-9151 or Galesburg Crime Stoppers at (309)-344-0044. Tips can also be submitted at the Galesburg Crime stoppers website.

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