Palatine Police Investigating Possible Exchange of Gunfire on Westmoreland Drive Near Old Hicks Rd, Palatine

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Palatine police responded around 4:30 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. Friday, February 11, 2022 to a report of shots fired in the area of a single-family residence neighborhood on Westmoreland Drive between Old Hicks Road and the intersection of Old Hicks Road and Nichols Road/Westmoreland Drive in Palatine.

Police blocked Westmoreland Drive and concentrated their investigation at the south end of Westmoreland Drive between Haig Court and Old Hicks Road in Palatine.

Police were searching from approximately 5:00 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. for casings, and were searching for damage to homes that may have been struck by bullets. Gunfire may have been exchanged between a person in a car and a pedestrian walking in the neighborhood.

Initially there were no reported injuries, and there was no word on any suspects


NOTE: CARDINAL NEWS has not contacted the Palatine Police Department with an inquiry, and has not confirmed the information connected to this incident with any officials from the Village of Palatine. The information in this article is an early report published before any summary information was confirmed or released by police authorities.

Additionally, as of 9:50 a.m. Saturday, February 12, 2022 Palatine Police Department has not issued an alert or press release regarding any shots fired incident near Westmoreland Drive this past week.

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