Newbern Death Investigated As Homicide


Authorities in Danville are investigating the death of William Newbern as a homicide.

The announcement comes after a preliminary autopsy showed the 42-year-old Newbern died as a result of multiple gunshot wounds.

The body of the Danville resident --- formerly of Decatur, was found outside the 500 block of North Griffin on the east side of Danville, and pronounced dead at the scene early Tuesday morning. 

Anyone with information about the case is asked to contact the Danville Police Department or the Vermilion County Coroner's Office.

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