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Shot fired, barricade situation in Lake In The Hills

(PATCH.COM) — Officers from several area police departments and the McHenry County SWAT unit responded to a report of a shot fired and a barricaded person in the 1100 block of Burr Street.

Police responded to the incident at around 5 p.m. after a reported assault involving neighbors, the Northwest Herald reported.

Neighbors were being told to avoid the area, and the street was blocked off between Oak and Willow streets.

A Lake In The Hills police officer told the Northwest Herald that a single shot was fired inside a home were one person was barricaded and SWAT members were working on entering the home.

As of 9:00 p.m., the scene is reportedly still active.

UPDATE: Click here for the updated story.

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