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Two People Shot Outside Business in Homewood, Police Investigate

Date: June 5, 2022
Incident Type: Shooting
Location: Zone 5

Just after 11:30 p.m.. Zone 5 officers responded for a ShotSpotter alert and reports of two people shot outside the Victory Banquet Hall in the 8000 block of Bennett Street.

Arriving units located an adult male who was shot in the neck and also received a graze wound to the ear. A second victim, an adult female, was shot in the foot. EMS transported both victims to the hospital in stable condition.

Witnesses report seeing a dark-colored sedan driving inbound and firing rounds at the crowd entering the business.

Violent Crime Unit detectives are investigating.

Reporting PIO:
Cara Cruz