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Man charged with Bloomington murder in July



Bloomington, Indiana – According to Bloomington, Indiana, police, a man wanted in connection with a Bloomington homicide was captured Wednesday in Illinois.

Bloomington Police Department was called at about 4:50 a.m. July 27 to the 1600 block of North Kinser Pike. That’s at Kinser Flats Apartments, which are southeast of the I-69 interchange for state roads 45 and 46.

A 28-year-old man was found dead in an apartment, Capt. Ryan Pedigo of Bloomington Police Department said on Thursday. Pedigo did not give the name of the man.

According to Pedigo, Kendrick Q. Webb, 23, was in Cook County, Illinois, jail after he was apprehended Wednesday. Webb faces charges of murder, and unlawful possession of a firearm by a serious violent felon, the release says.

Investigators believe the 28-year-old man and Webb got into an argument before the suspect produced a handgun and fired one round, which struck the 28-year-old man in the head, Pedico said.

According to police, Webb was apprehended on the front porch of an apartment building in the 2200 block of Mannheim Road in Melrose Park, Illinois.


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