Lakeview: No Injuries After Shots Fired Near Belmont And Kenmore

Shots were fired near the intersection of Belmont and Kenmore, according to witnesses and a security patrol.

Police are investigating a report of shots being fired near the 1000 block of West Belmont early Saturday morning. No one was struck by the gunfire.

Private security officers reported hearing three shots fired from a vehicle that sped northbound on Kenmore around 2:20 a.m. Other witnesses confirmed the incident when police arrived.

Officers questioned a man who had been detained by the private security patrol. The man, who is on parole and has a history of narcotics convictions, was subsequently released.

Witnesses said the shots were fired from a gray Nissan Sentra that was occupied by three men.

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