Shots fired at Church and Dodge


Update 6:00 p.m.: Evanston police say shots were fired near Evanston Township High School about 4 p.m. today and that officers in the area recovered a gun from a suspect seen fleeing the scene.

Police also took several other persons into custody as part of their investigation into the shots-fired incident, which happened near where the department's new armored surveillance vehicle was parked and just across the street from the high school.

Top: An officer unrolls crime-scene tape on the southeast corner of Church and Dodge. Above: Officers stand near the department's armored surveillance vehicle.

Police say no was injured in the incident and that the high school is back to normal operations.

Police declined to release identities of the persons in custody, pending the filing of charges in the incident.

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