Around 1:00 a.m. 9-1-1 dispatchers received a report of shots fired near Harry and Hydraulic. Within minutes responding officer rolling up to the scene saw and heard shots being fired from a vehicle about a block ahead of them. Police gave chase and eventually the vehicle was stopped at 2nd and Emporia.
Meanwhile other officers on the scene discovered shell casings and other evidence that someone had been shot, but did not find a victim. While police checked the neighborhood dispatchers were advised that a gunshot victim had gone into the Via-Christy St. Francis emergency room seeking treatment.
The condition of the victim has not been released. Police have five suspects in custody.
The investigation is continuing.