Neighbors shocked by police presence in Champaign

Replace 5:53 p.m.

Champaign Police stated the incident on Krebs Drive doesn’t have any impression on public security.


CHAMPAIGN, In poor health. (WCIA) — Folks in a Champaign neighborhood have been left shocked Thursday night by a big police response exterior their properties, interrupting their Thanksgiving evenings.

Personnel from the Champaign Police and Fireplace Departments responded to the nook of Krebs Drive and Sharp Drive simply earlier than 4 p.m. Reporters on the scene noticed cops going out and in of 1 dwelling and one particular person being loaded into an ambulance.

Champaign Police haven’t launched any particulars about what prompted this response. Neighbors who acquired up from their Thanksgiving dinners to see what was occurring don’t know a lot both.

Those that spoke with our reporters stated the neighborhood is a quiet and pleasant place, with one particular person saying she at all times stated whats up to the individuals who stay in the home the place emergency personnel have been gathered.

Sunita Babbar stated she had by no means seen something like this earlier than.

“I closed the door. I used to be scared,” Babbar stated. “Then I opened the kitchen window and I stated, ‘There are too many policemen there.’ I’m simply watching them.”

Emergency personnel have since left the scene.

This can be a growing story and WCIA is working to be taught extra particulars about what occurred.

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