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Report of Shots Fired Confirmed

Wednesday December 02, 2015 8:44am

Report of Shots Fired Confirmed

On December 1st, 2015, at approximately 10:33 p.m. Dubuque Police responded to the area of Spruce and Jefferson Streets on the report of multiple shots fired. Upon arrival, officers located evidence confirming several shots had been fired, including shell casings and damage to property at 611 University Avenue. It is believed the residence at 611 University Avenue was occupied at the time of the shooting, but the occupants fled prior to police arrival. No injuries were reported and the investigation remains ongoing.

This is the 32nd confirmed shots fired incident in 2015.

If you have any information on this incident or others, please call the Dubuque Police Department at 563-589-4415. You can also submit tips anonymously online at www.cityofdubuque.org/police or through the MyDBQ smartphone app available at www.cityofdubuque.org/MyDBQ.