PONTIAC, Ill. – A 36-year-old woman is in stable condition after being shot multiple times by an unknown gunman on Friday evening.
According to Pontiac Police, it happened in the 400 block of W. Cleary St. where a woman was able to tell officers that an unidentified male had approached her and fired four shots in her direction from a handgun before fleeing the scene.
The victim was alert at the time and able to provide a description of her attacker. The suspect, a male wearing a black hooded sweatshirt and ski mask, fled the scene and remains at large.
The police, along with the Livingston County Sheriff’s Department and the Illinois State Police, are still investigating the incident and are asking anyone with information to contact them.