Tuesday, 18 December, 2018

Chicago police say shots fired near hospital, multiple victims

CHICAGO IL- SEPTEMBER 28 Crime scene tape secures a shooting scene where 5 people were reported to have been shot including an 11-month-old infant Police Shots Fired Near Chicago’s Mercy Hospital Scott Olson Getty Images 19 Nov 2018
Steven Clarke | 20 November, 2018, 00:56

Anthony Guglielmi, the Chief Communications Officer for the Chicago Police Department, tweeted that there were reports of shots being fired near Mercy Hospital And Medical Center in Chicago. Chicago PD says "at least one possible offender" has been shot as well.

Multiple people have been wounded, including a police officer, after an "active shooter" attack at a Chicago hospital. The circumstances of the shooting were not immediately clear.

Mayor Rahm Emanuel and Police Superintendent Eddie Johnson were at police headquarters and were "monitoring the events unfolding at Mercy Hospital", officials said.

Chicago police say they are responding to a shooting near a Chicago hospital with "reports of multiple victims".

After she fell, he continued to shoot, Gray told reporters outside the hospital.

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Howell said he's been working with his swing coach Grant Waite to improve his performances in stressful situations. And then it was steady golf the rest of the way as Champ and Gore, along with Simpson and others, closed the gap.

'I don't know what happened, ' she said. The clinic's employees and patients locked the doors and hid in the back of the clinic.

"This was very too close to me".

A "heavy police response" could be seen in the area near 26th and Michigan Avenue, near Mercy Hospital, following reports of gunfire.

TV footage showed people filing out of the hospital into a parking lot with their hands in the air.

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