MACHESNEY PARK (WIFR) -- Today, I am joined by Winnebago County Sheriff's detective James Reavis, as we seek your help to solve a homicide which took place on Clikeman Road in Northwest Winnebago County. Detective Reavis, what can you tell us about the incident.
At approximately 12:44 am on Sunday, December 11th, 2011. The deceased shooting victim, 62 year old Machesney Park resident, Michael Scully was found in the front seat of his blue 1999 Ford Escort, which was parked in the the 7800 block of Clikeman road.
The investigation indicates that Mr. Scully was last seen alive as he drove his vehicle from his residence in the 9000 block of Baldwin Drive on Saturday, December 10th at 5:30 pm.
Crime Stoppers is offering a $1,000 cash reward for information which solves this senseless homicide. If you have information regarding Mr. Scully's whereabouts after he left his home or have other information regarding this crime or other criminal activity throughout Winnebago County, please call Crime Stoppers at 963-7867 or toll free at 1-888-769-STOP.
Remember when you call Crime Stoppers, they never ask your name and the phones don't have Caller I.D. and they do pay cash rewards.