Press release: BPD investigates Wednesday night shooting as homicide

City of Bloomington police detectives are trying to locate possible witnesses to a late Wednesday night shooting that left a 28-year-old man lying in a pool of blood in the parking lot of an apartment complex on the south side of town, according to a press release.

According to the BPD press release, at about 11:25 p.m. on Wednesday (July 22), officers responded to an apartment complex in the 3200 block of S. Walnut Springs Drive. They had received a call about a man shot in a parking lot.

According to the press release, the officers found a man, Bloomington resident Thomas M. Pleasant, Jr. who was lying in the parking lot. He had been shot in the neck. Officers started CPR until an ambulance arrived. According to the press release, he was declared deceased at the hospital at 12:28 a.m.