Quincy, IL News - Journal930.com
Quincy, IL News - Journal930.com
Wednesday, Feb 10, 2016

Quincy man shot and killed on south side of town

Quincy man shot and killed on south side of town

1 year, 10 months ago by Denise Donley

21 year old Zachary Ballinger was arrested for involuntary manslaughter

A Quincy man was shot on his porch on the south side of Quincy Sunday.

The Adams County Sheriff’s Office responded to a report of shots fired in the 3000 block of South 24th in Quincy.  

Upon arrival, deputies discovered a 21-year-old male on the porch of a residence with an apparent gunshot wound.   The name of the victim is Austin Micheal Hermann.

Hermann was pronounced deceased by Adams County Coroner Jim Keller. Keller said a full autopsy will be done on Monday, but Hermann died from a single gunshot wound.

As a result of the investigation, 21-year-old Zachary Ballinger of Quincy was arrested for involuntary manslaughter and possession with intent to deliver cannabis.  

Ballinger was lodged in the Adams County Jail without bond.