Decatur man hospitalized after officer-involved shooting - KMOV.com

Decatur man hospitalized after officer-involved shooting

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DECATUR, Ill. (AP) - A Decatur man is being hospitalized for injuries after he was shot by a police officer.

WAND-TV reports the man was shot early in the chest early Monday and taken to the hospital. He's listed in serious condition.

Decatur police say the officer believed the man had a gun. The investigation has been turned over to the Illinois State Police.

A police news conference is scheduled for Monday morning.

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