EPD investigating shots fired at Emerson and Maple

Nora Shelly, Editor in Chief

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Evanston Police officers are responding to reports of shots fired at Emerson Street and Maple Avenue, the department tweeted Wednesday afternoon.

In an earlier tweet, Evanston Police said the intersection is closed off and asked people to avoid the area.

This story is developing and will be updated.