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Shots fired at a home under investigation in Marion, IL


Police in Marion, Ill. are investigating an alleged shooting that happened around midnight on Thursday.

At approximately 12 a.m. on Thursday, the Marion Police Department responded to the 100 block of East Allen Street for a 911 call of shots fired.

Responding officers discovered that multiple shots had been fired toward a home within that block.

Several shots actually struck the home.

The house was occupied at the time of the shooting, but no injuries were reported.

Marion police investigators were called to the scene and the investigation is currently ongoing at this time.

It is believed that the tenant of the home was the intended victim, and that this was not just a random incident.

Anyone having any information about this incident or information about the identity of any persons involved is asked to contact the Marion Police Department immediately at (618) 993-2124.

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