News

Police Action Shooting in Lincoln Kills a Man

Police Action Shooting in Lincoln Kills a Man

Lincoln police shot and killed a man overnight. State police are investigating.

An ISP news release says someone called 911 around 11:30 Tuesday night, and officers came to the 700 block of Pulaski Street and found a man with a gun. They say he was “in a physical altercation” with a woman.

State police say the woman suffered minor injuries and was taken to the hospital.

Recent Headlines

in Local

AFSCME: Time to Go Back to the Negotiating Table

afscme

Rauner has said he wouldn't lock out state workers even as contract negotiations continue, but AFSCME spokesperson Anders Lindall doesn't buy it.

in Local

No New Legionnaires Deaths in Quincy

Quincy VA Home

50 residents sicked, seven fatalities.

in Local

Police Investigate Retirement Community Burglaries

burglary

Break-ins at senior retirement communities.

in Local

Anti-Abortion Groups Target Sen. Mark Kirk

PP1

Anti-abortion protesters repeatedly reference U.S. Sen. Mark Kirk's stroke in demanding he switch his position on defunding Planned Parenthood.

in Local

New Springfield Fire Chief a Familiar Face

9-4-15 Springfield Fire Chief

Barry Helmerichs has another chance to be Springfield Fire Chief.