Champaign (IL) Fire Station Hit by Bullets

Champaign Firefighters Local 1260/Facebook Photo

The fire station in Champaign (IL) was hit by several bullets late Saturday night (Oct. 9), according to a report published by television station WCIA.

According to the report, the incident was first notice by firefighters as they responded to a call between 5 and 6 o’clock and spotted a hole in the garage door window and, upon further investigation, they noticed several other bullet marks on the building.

The television station reported no one was hurt in the incident and the gunfire, although is a little unsettling to those who are sworn to protect and serve the community, it did not affect response times or services provided by the station.

An investigation is underway to determine who fired shots at the firehouse and why, according to WCIA.

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