Danville police are investigating a double homicide. Vermilion County Coroner Jane McFadden has identified the victims as 21 year old LaTrey Reed and 20 year old Taniyah Williams, both of Danville. McFadden said both suffered gunshot wounds.
Director of Public Safety Larry Thomason said that police were called to a residence in the 1300 block of Lape Street Thursday morning at about 4:15 AM. The caller reported that a man was lying on the floor and not breathing. Entering the home police found a man and a woman lying on the floor in the residence. Both appeared to be victims of gunshot wounds,” Thomason said. He said the victims both lived in the home where they were found. There were two other persons in the home but were not injured. Anyone with information related to the incident are asked to contact Danville Police at 431-2250 or call Crimestoppers at 446-TIPS.