28-year-old Peoria man, Demarius Burnside, dies in fatal Springfield shooting – Saturday, November 6, 2021

Springfield shooting death of Demarius Burnside – Obituary

28-year-old Peoria man, Demarius Burnside, has died in a fatal Springfield shooting that occurred on Saturday, November 6, 2021. The shooting is reported to have occurred on East Morgan Street, according to the Sangamon County Coroner.

Police say Demarius was shot multiple times and was taken to a local hospital where he was pronounced dead in the late-night hours of Saturday.

The shooting remains under investigation and more information will be made available.