Community / News / April 1, 2018

Breaking: Shooting near Seminary St. Pub

In a campus wide email, Campus Safety informed students that a fatal shooting had taken place early Sunday morning in the parking lot next to the Seminary St. Pub.

A post on the Galesburg Police Department FaceBook page stated that Jenni M. McGruder, 26, of Galesburg was shot around 1:37 a.m. and pronounced dead at the scene by the county coroner. The suspect had not been apprehended by 8:07 a.m. when the post was made.

The email asked any students with information about the shooting to contact Campus Safety at (309)341-7979 or, or to GPD at (309)343-9151.

This story will be updated as The Knox Student receives more information.

Connor Wood, Editor-in-Chief
Connor Wood is a senior with a double major in English Literature and Environmental Studies. He started as a volunteer writer and then staff writer his freshman year and was a news editor his sophomore and junior years. He has also worked as a communications intern for the Aldo Leopold Nature Center and as an intern with Unified News Group, both in the Madison, WI, suburbs.

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