Homicide on Seminary Avenue
Written by Catrina Petersen on April 12, 2021
Pictured: Larry Knell (arrested) Photo courtesy to Bloomington PD
NORMAL, Ill.- A 59 year-old man was pronounced dead on Friday, April 9.
The autopsy indicates Dale Baughman died of multiple stab wounds. His body was found lying on Seminary Avenue.
The Coroner’s office and the Bloomington Police are continuing to investigate. Officers from the department’s SWAT team located and arrested Normal-man Larry Knell, age 44, in the parking lot of a Bloomington gas station.
Knell’s arrest warrant was for First Degree Murder.
After being taken into custody, Knell was transported to the McLean County Jail. Bond is set at $2 million.