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Police respond to shooting in East St. Louis

Police responded to a shooting in East St. Louis on Tuesday night.

Around 9:07 p.m., the St. Clair County Emergency Management Agency posted that shots had been fired in the 4600 block of Caseyville Avenue. Three minutes later, the agency said at least one person had been shot in the 4700 block of the same street.

Police were on scene. No other information was immediately available.

Check back to bnd.com for more on this developing story.

Hana Muslic has been a public safety reporter for the Belleville News-Democrat since August 2018, covering everything from crime and courts to accidents, fires and natural disasters. She is a graduate of the University of Nebraska-Lincoln’s College of Journalism and her previous work can be found in The Lincoln Journal-Star and The Kansas City Star.
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