Bloomington residence struck by gunshots early Wednesday

Bloomington Police Department
Bloomington Police said nobody was after a shots fired incident early Wednesday. (WJBC file photo)


By Greg Halbleib

BLOOMINGTON – Bloomington police are investigating gunshots that struck a home on the city’s west side early Wednesday.

Police say the shots struck the residence in the 400 block of North Morris Avenue.  Officers received the report at about 1 a.m.  No injuries were reported.

Anyone with information is asked to contact BPD Detective Brad Melton at 309-434-2537 (  If you wish to remain anonymous, please call McLean County Crime Stoppers at 309-828-1111.

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