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Arrests in Egerton Dover Homicide

Arrests in Egerton Dover Homicide

Post Date:01/07/2019 6:00 PM

Homicide arrests

Bloomington, IL - On Wednesday, December 5th, 2018, at approximately 4:41 a.m., the Bloomington Police Department responded to 816 West Jefferson to investigate a report of a person shot.  Officers arrived and located Egerton Dover deceased from multiple gunshot wounds.  An investigation was conducted by BPD’s Criminal Investigations Division in the following weeks that identified Anthony Grampsas, 18 years of age and Tyjuan Bruce, 20 years of age, both of Decatur, IL, as persons of interest.

On January 7th, 2019, arrest warrants were issued for Anthony Grampsas and Tyjuan Bruce for their responsibility in the murder of Egerton Dover.  Grampsas and Bruce were apprehended by United States Marshall Service on January 7th in Decatur, IL at 11:45 a.m. and ultimately remanded to the custody of the McLean County Jail. 

While arrests have been made, the Bloomington Police Department still considers this an ongoing investigation.  Therefore, additional information will not be disclosed at this time. 

Anyone with information about this crime is asked to contact Detective Fanelli of the Bloomington Police Department at (309) 434-2457, Detective Roth at (309) 434-2379, or the department’s main line at (309) 820-8888.

If you wish to remain anonymous, please call McLean County Crime Stoppers at (309) 828-1111. If your call leads to the arrest and indictment of suspect(s) you may be eligible for a reward of up to $1,000.