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Decatur Police Repond to Apparent Fatal Shooting
Decatur police responded to a call around 11:00 last night near Galloway Park. Upon arrival, they found a vehicle in the park with a dead body.
The victim, Jarvas L. Thomas, 21, of Decatur, was pronounced dead at the park at 1:10 a.m. He appeared to have gunshot wounds.
Police are searching for two white males. The first suspect is believed to be about 5'7", 130 pounds, and armed. The second suspect is about 5'10" and around 170 pounds.
If you have any information, call the Decatur Police Department at 217-424-2734 or Crimestoppers at 217-423-8477.