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Police: Shots fired on Home Avenue in Berwyn, one treated for injuries

Published: Tuesday, Feb. 11, 2014 2:55 p.m. CST

BERWYN – Berwyn police responded to reports of shots fired in the 3800 block of Home Avenue at about 2:20 p.m. on Tuesday. An officer reported over police band radio that five shots were fired from a gangway by a suspect who then fled down Home Avenue.

Berwyn Police Chief Jim Ritz confirmed that one person was shot in the leg and was being treated for injuries that were not life-threatening.

Police said the scene is secure.

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