Shots fired at police in Austin

The officers were not struck and did not return fire, police said.

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A Chicago police SUV.

Officers were shot at Feb. 28, 2021 in Austin on the West Side.

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Officers were shot at while responding to an incident early Sunday in Austin on the West Side.

About 3:10 a.m., officers were responding to a ShotSpotter alert in the 5100 block of West North Avenue when someone shot at them as they entered a courtyard, Chicago police said.

The officers were not struck and did not return fire, police said. No injuries were reported.

Area Five detectives are investigating.

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