On Oct. 2, at approximately 10:10 p.m., the Evanston Police Department responded to a report of gunshots being fired in the 2300 block of Greenwood Street. Upon arrival, officers spoke with two men, 21-years old and 17-years old, who said they had just left their residence in a vehicle when an unknown suspect began shooting at them in the 2300 block of Greenwood Street. The vehicle the men were driving in was struck four times. Police officers determined that bullets had also struck two residences, one in the 2200 block and one in the 2300 block of Greenwood Street, said Commander Joseph Dugan of the Evanston Police Department.
The shots did not strike anyone and no other injuries were reported. Officers recovered eleven .40 caliber shell casings from the front of a residence in the 2300 block of Greenwood Street, said the Commander.
Evanston detectives are currently conducting an investigation into the incident and are canvassing the area for witnesses and video footage. Additionally, extra patrol units will be deployed in the area. Anyone with information is asked to call the Evanston Police Department at (847) 866-5000 or utilize Text-A-Tip at CRIMES (274637) and entering EPDTIP in the message line with the tip information.