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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.
Evanston Police off at a shots fired investigation. Stay out of the area of Emerson and Maple.
— Evanston, IL Police (@EvanstonPD) March 14, 2018
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.