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Man, 19, charged with U of Illinois dart attacks

Published: Friday, Aug. 30, 2013 9:09 p.m. CST • Updated: Friday, Aug. 30, 2013 9:09 p.m. CST

CHAMPAIGN – A 19-year-old Champaign man has been charged with aggravated battery after two people were shot with blowgun darts as they walked on the University of Illinois campus. Todd Farthing was charged with two felony counts Friday in Champaign County Circuit Court. He has not entered a plea and court records didn’t indicate whether he has an attorney.

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