On The Record
August 3, 2022
Freeport Gunfire Continues
On Saturday, July 24, 2022 at approximately 1:52 A.M., officers of the Freeport Police Department received a call of shots fired in the 1600 Block of S Locust Avenue. Shortly after receiving the call, officers located a subject who had been struck by gunfire at the Freeport Memorial Hospital. The victim, aged 27 of Freeport, had non-life threatening injuries and had been transported to the hospital by private vehicle.
This incident is believed to be gang related and anyone with information about this crime is asked to contact either the Freeport Police De...