Bluford Man Arrested on Gun Charge in Weekend Shooting

Bluford Man Arrested on Gun Charge in Weekend Shooting

BLUFORD, IL — A 37-year-old Bluford man was arrested over the Saturday after Jefferson County Sheriff’s deputies responded around 4:30pm to the 700 block of W. South Avenue in Bluford to a report of shots fired. Deputies arrived on scene, and discovered the victim’s vehicle had been shot and they  identified the offender as Allan T. Nicholson. No one was injured in the shooting.

Deputies responded to Nicholson’s residence on North Paul Lane in rural Bluford, made contact with him, and arrested him without incident.

He was transported to the Jefferson County Jail on a felony charge of Aggravated Discharge of a Firearm.

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