Shots fired — Bloomington police say a residence in the 400 block of North Morris Avenue was struck by gunfire early Wednesday. There are no reports of injuries.

Police were called to the scene around 1 a.m. and found evidence to confirm that shots were fired.

No new information released on Bloomington shooting; no arrests

It is at least the 12th confirmed case of shots fired in the Twin Cities this year.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Detective Brad Melton at 309-434-2537 or Bmelton@cityblm.org.

If you want to remain anonymous, call McLean County Crime Stoppers at 309-828-1111. If your call leads to the arrest and indictment of suspect(s) you may be eligible for a reward of up to $1,000.

Methamphetamine — A Bloomington woman is  accused of selling meth.

Melissa Ostrum 35, of Chrisman Lane, is charged with unlawful delivery of meth. Prosecutors said Ostrum admitted during a police interview that she sold drugs.

The drug activity occurred while she was caring for her 2-year-old granddaughter, prosecutors said. Ostrum was jailed in lieu of posting $3,035.


Agriculture Reporter

Agriculture reporter for Lee Enterprises Central Illinois.

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