Incident

12-31-2019 Illinois Normal 1-2

Location

December 31, 2019

1700 block of Putnam Ave
Normal, Illinois
Geolocation: 40.5298, -89.0215

Participants

  • Type: Victim
  • Name: Tariq L. Houston
  • Age: 17
  • Age Group: Teen 12-17
  • Gender: Male
  • Status: Killed
  • Type: Subject-Suspect
  • Name: Dewon I.C. Griffin
  • Age: 19
  • Age Group: Adult 18+
  • Gender: Male
  • Status: Unharmed, Arrested
  • Type: Subject-Suspect
  • Name: Garrett Riley Ahlfield
  • Age: 18
  • Age Group: Adult 18+
  • Gender: Male
  • Status: Unharmed, Arrested

Incident Characteristics

  • Shot - Dead (murder, accidental, suicide)
  • House party / Block Party / Park Party
  • Possession (gun(s) found during commission of other crimes)
  • Brandishing/flourishing/open carry/lost/found

Notes

argument at party ends in gunfire, teen killed; shooter in custody; 2nd man fired in air, multiple weapons chgs;

Guns Involved

2 guns involved.

  • Type: Handgun
  • Stolen: Unknown
  • Type: Handgun
  • Stolen: Unknown

District

Congressional District: 13
State Senate District: 53
State House District: 105