Evanston police are investigating a shooting that occurred at about 1 p.m. on July 8 in the 2000 block of Dodge Avenue. Responding to a call of shots fired, they found a man, age 21, shot in leg. Evanston Fire & Life Safety Services paramedics took him to to NorthShore Evanston Hospital with non-life threatening injuries for treatment.
The police closed Dodge Avenue between Foster and Simpson streets for their investigation, but no one is in custody at this time.
Anyone with information regarding this incident is asked to call the detective bureau at 847-866-5040 or use the anonymous text-a-tip program by texting to CRIMES (274637) with EPD TIP in the message line, followed by the tip information.