East Alton Police are investigating a report of shots fired in the village last (Sunday) night. Police Chief Darren Carlton tells The Big Z they began fielding several calls for "shots fired" beginning at 10:48pm.
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Wood River Police assisted, and Carlton says there was a pursuit that followed involving a black Chrysler 300. However, he says it is unknown if this car was connected to the shooting, or if this was a separate incident. Carlton says if you have any information on the shooting, call 259-6212.