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Person shot in head at Lyons gun shop

Published: Tuesday, Sept. 17, 2013 6:13 p.m. CDT
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The shooting occurred at Midwest Gun Shop, in the 8500 block of Plainfield Road in Lyons.

LYONS – A person suffered serious injuries after being shot in the head Tuesday afternoon at Midwest Gun Shop, according to a news release from the Lyons Police Department.

Police responded at approximately 1:55 p.m. to the shop for a reported shooting and found a person on the first floor of the gun range with a severe head injury. The person was transported to Loyola Hospital in critical condition. 

Lyons Police are reviewing video surveillance from the store, located in the 8500 block of Plainfield Road, and are treating the incident as a possible accidental shooting. They are also interviewing witnesses.

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