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Bloomington police investigating shots fired incident

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BLOOMINGTON, Ill. (WEEK) -- -

The Bloomington Police Department is investigating a Sunday shots fired incident on the city's west side. 

Police responded to the 800 block of W. Washington just before 6 p.m. A witness said they heard gunshots and saw a man holding a handgun running west from the area. Another witness also reported gunshots, and said a man was seen getting into a burgundy sedan and leaving the area at a high rate of speed.

No evidence of a shooting was found during a canvass of the scene. No injuries were reported. 

The suspect is described as a black male between 15 and 16 years of age, with a mustache and long, braided hair. 

Anyone with information is asked to call police at (309) 820-8888. 

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