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Arrest made in Bloomington apartment complex shooting

BLOOMINGTON (WEEK) – A man has been arrested and charged for a shooting that happened Tuesday at a Bloomington apartment complex.

Dominique Atwater is in the McLean County Jail for several gun related charges including four counts of aggravated discharge of a firearm, one county of aggravated battery, one count of reckless discharge of a firearm, and one count of aggravated unlawful use of a weapon.

The shooting happened at 2:18 p.m. Tuesday in an apartment on Springfield Rd. Two victims were taken to local hospitals with non-life threatening injuries.

Atwater’s bond is set at $20,000 and his arraignment is scheduled for Aug. 23rd.

Editorial note: An earlier version of this story incorrectly stated Atwater faced “…one count of unlawful use of a weapon by a felon.”

Molly Jirasek

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